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Re: [Nmh-workers] setuid/setgid in nmh

From: Paul Vixie
Subject: Re: [Nmh-workers] setuid/setgid in nmh
Date: Sun, 02 Feb 2014 11:38:03 -0800
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David Levine wrote:
> ...
> As far as I know, those conditions don't apply to any platform
> that we might actively support, including:
>     Linux, Cygwin, AIX:  use fcntl (by default)
>     FreeBSD, OpenBSD, Mac OS X:  use flock (by default)
>     Solaris:  has world-writable mail spool
> Users on those platforms don't have the setgid call in their inc
> thanks to our autoconf magic.  Should we remove support for it
> completely?  Users who configure a non-default locking might then
> have to deal with the locking of their mail spool file.

unless we have a way to test it, let's remove any support for platforms
we don't support.

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