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Re: [RFC] getgroups2 system call

On Wed, Dec 14, 2011 at 08:19:42AM +0000, Emmanuel Dreyfus wrote:
 > On Wed, Dec 14, 2011 at 01:10:19AM -0500, Matthew Mondor wrote:
 > > What does NFS do in this case?  I seem to remember that it also imposes
 > > a sane size limit, possibly even below NGROUPS_MAX, is it really the
 > > case?  If so, would this also be acceptable?
 > FUSE people want the filesystem to accept POSIX_NGROUPS, otherwise they 
 > call that a bug.

So they want to do it right, but this causes trouble on Linux? Why is
this *our* problem?

Also, has fuse really been around this long without ever having had
support for group lists? Are you really the first person who's ever
tried to use it for serious work?

David A. Holland

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