Re: quotactl hook

From: Chris Wright (chrisat_private)
Date: Tue Sep 04 2001 - 18:07:50 PDT

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    * Lachlan McIlroy (lachlanat_private) wrote:
    > Actually you can't be guaranteed that the capable call
    > will only be called if the in-kernel logic fails.  Take a
    > look at sys_setgid() and sys_setuid().  Fortunately for
    > us the hook is called first but others may still have a
    > problem.
    thanks, this is the kind of input i was looking for.
    > With all the fuss I thought there would have been a
    > bigger difference.
    that's why i thought it would be useful to actually look at the
    size difference ;-)
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