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Date: Thu, 7 Apr 2005 09:39:06 +0200
From: Tchesmeli serge <>
Subject: Re: lsof trouble

Le Jeudi 7 Avril 2005 00:19, (GalaxyMaster) a écrit :
> Hello,
> On Wed, Apr 06, 2005 at 03:32:58PM +0200, Tchesmeli serge wrote:
> > Since we use ow patched kernel, this script doesn't work no more in user
> > monitor (but still work in root user). In "monitor" user, lsof work but
> > never see us "deleted" file.
> >
> > Is there a solution, or this is an OW bug?
> It's not a bug. I bet you have turned on a "restricted proc" option in your
> kernel configuration. To make your script working just add the monitor user
> to the proc group (its gid is 19 in the standard Owl setup). You can
> accomplish that by using "usermod -G proc monitor".
> > Thanks
> --
> (GM)

I didn't notice that but we allready have add the user in the proc group.
In fact, we mount proc with the option:

-o gid=monitor

Tchesmeli Serge, Ingénieur système et réseau
Société Transiciel - SOGETI - 
Pour Wanadoo - Tel: +33

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