Re: [PATCH] private mounts

From: Martin Mares
Date: Wed Apr 27 2005 - 10:36:44 EST


> It is not there for the purpose of protecting user's data. Rather for
> protecting other users (including root) from unknowingly entering the
> FUSE directory and thus leaking otherwise inaccessible information
> (exact file operations performed) to the mount owner.

Huh? Do you really suppose that there could be anything secret in the
operations somebody else is performing on your files?

I still don't see any real problem this check could ever solve.

Have a nice fortnight
Martin `MJ' Mares <mj@xxxxxx>
Faculty of Math and Physics, Charles University, Prague, Czech Rep., Earth
God is real, unless declared integer.
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