> Indeed.  If the Solaris folk feel that getupeercred() is insecure,
> they had better explain why their kernel is that broken.  This is
> entirely unrelated to the known shortcomings of the "ident" IP
> protocol.

The Solaris security & kernel folks do, actually.  However, there's no 
question that TRUST is inherently insecure, and that's what people are going 
to use if they can't get IDENT to work.

Josh Berkus
PostgreSQL @ Sun
San Francisco

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