Date: Mon, 21 May 2012 17:20:28 -0400 From: Rich Felker <dalias@...ifal.cx> To: musl@...ts.openwall.com Subject: Re: make -i with linux-pam On Mon, May 21, 2012 at 11:08:46PM +0200, aep wrote: > > >As far as I know it's no problem. > > Well it works anyway, but gets very nervous about the lack of utmp. > whines something about security being threatened. At least that's > what i remember from a bootup log. Bleh. I'd be interested to see the details, but it should probably just be fixed upstream with a --disable-utmp option. > Also init wasn't able to tell its runlevel because it stores it via > utmp. Something like that. If so, that's a major vuln. And stupid, since it can just store it in a variable in its own memory space... Rich
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