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Re: Insecure world writable files from XFS 1.0.1 ISO installer

To: "Martin K. Petersen" <mkp@xxxxxxx>
Subject: Re: Insecure world writable files from XFS 1.0.1 ISO installer
From: Eric Sandeen <sandeen@xxxxxxx>
Date: 02 Aug 2001 11:01:15 -0500
Cc: Steve Lord <lord@xxxxxxx>, Simon Matter <simon.matter@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>, Keith Owens <kaos@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>, linux-xfs <linux-xfs@xxxxxxxxxxx>
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References: <200108021459.f72ExmB06735@jen.americas.sgi.com> <996765146.16847.3.camel@stout.americas.sgi.com> <yq1snfafoz9.fsf@jcb.mkp.net>
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On 02 Aug 2001 11:42:02 -0400, Martin K. Petersen wrote:
 
> The Alpha installer uses the RedHat Alpha 2.4.3 RPM + XFS patches but
> doesn't suffer from the problem.
> 
> Do you have the anaconda-7.1-umask patch in the IA32 installer?

Hm, where might one find this patch?

Also, FWIW, this isn't an xfs-specific problem, I just did an ext2
install with the 1.0.1 CD, and it's still there.  So I guess it is the
kernel bug previously mentioned...

-Eric

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