Subject: Re: MNT_NOSHARE for non-exportable fs [was: Removing tmpfs'
To: Steven M. Bellovin <>
From: Elad Efrat <>
List: tech-kern
Date: 10/30/2006 15:15:32
Steven M. Bellovin wrote:
> On Mon, 30 Oct 2006 14:57:52 +0200, Elad Efrat <> wrote:
>> off-list

heh, thought I got rid of that bad habit :)

>> YAMAMOTO Takashi wrote:
>>> can you consider to revert the change?
>> was there really a consensus against it?
>> the last mail on this thread is mine:
>> and there's an open question in it (to smb@)...
> Sorry, I thought I'd answered.
> No, I don't have an answer I'm happy with; I regard it as a research
> question. 

we can address that using fileassoc(9), or at least that'd be a start..

> I stand by the main point in the note of mine you were
> responding to: "no export" as a security flag is a bad idea. 

are we using it as a security flag?


Elad Efrat