Subject: Re: Removing tmpfs' experimental status
To: Brett Lymn <email@example.com>
From: SODA Noriyuki <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 10/23/2006 20:57:13
>>>>> On Mon, 23 Oct 2006 21:20:41 +0930,
Brett Lymn <email@example.com> said:
> At a guess, in your case, it could be the address of the file node in
> memory... it really does not matter as long as it's unique :)
Mm. How to check the validity of an address which is supplied by
a remote server as part of a filehandle in that case?
If you cannot check it, remote server can easily crash the machine,
or may be able to peak some part of the kernel memory, even.