SPUG: Understanding RUID EUID and modules (fwd)

John Costello cos at indeterminate.net
Mon May 21 10:06:37 PDT 2007

On Wed, 16 May 2007, Yitzchak Scott-Thoennes wrote:
> I suspect you reversed the order of the variables in your module.
> At least, that's the only way I can duplicate your results.
> Switching back to root seems to be allowed only if you change
> ruid first when dropping privileges and last when raising them.

I screwed up my code.  Thanks for pointing that out, and my apologies for 
taking up bandwidth (yours and the list's).

Thanks to all for the pointers on code to read.


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