[quagga-dev 3750] Re: [Quagga-bugs] [Bug 220] New: ripd doesn't recognize ethernet peer to peer addresses under Linux

Paul Jakma paul at clubi.ie
Sun Oct 23 18:40:49 BST 2005


On Sun, 23 Oct 2005, Andrew J. Schorr wrote:

> On Sun, Oct 23, 2005 at 12:03:58AM +0200, Arkadiusz Miskiewicz wrote:

>> btw. could quagga do initgroups(3), too? On some systems (for example when
>> using selinux or grsecurity) access to /proc can be restricted to special
>> group. Right now it's not possible to just add quagga user to ,,proc'' group
>> because quagga doesn't do initgroups().

Is there a reason why none of Arkadiusz's emails are appearing on the 
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The reason to not initgroups is because initgroups can be quite 
expensive. I guess we could though for quagga given it will only call 
it once.

regards,
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