Re: LSM kernel/user communication

From: Chris Wright (chrisat_private)
Date: Mon Apr 07 2003 - 09:34:55 PDT

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    * Jonathan Heusser (jonnyat_private) wrote:
    > At the moment I'm parsing the config file with a userland tool and I'm 
    > using the sys_security syscall
    > to transfer all the information to the module ..but it's quite unhandy.
    Definitely do any config file parsing in userspace.  A filesystem
    interface is a simple way to talk through to the kernel.  The sys_security
    interface was not accepted into the mainline kernel, so it is not reliable
    for the 2.5 lsm tree.
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