>> The permissions of files in /proc/1 (usually belonging to init) are >> kept as they are. The idea is to let system processes be freely >> visible by anyone, just as before. Especially interesting in this >> regard would be instances of login. I don't know how to easily >> discriminate between system processes and "normal" processes inside >> the kernel (apart from pid == 1 and uid == 0 (which is too broad)). >> Any ideas?
As a side note, I have not experienced any problems when also "hiding" system processes by making e.g. /proc/1 mode 0700. Jan Engelhardt -- - To unsubscribe from this list: send the line "unsubscribe linux-kernel" in the body of a message to [EMAIL PROTECTED] More majordomo info at http://vger.kernel.org/majordomo-info.html Please read the FAQ at http://www.tux.org/lkml/