Koblinger Egmont (egmont@fazekas.hu)
Mon, 27 Jul 1998 12:11:31 +0200 (CEST)

Hi there!

The execve() call allows to execute a process with no arguments at all,
so argc==0, argv[0]==NULL. Most of the programs, even setuid ones such as
sendmail, suidperl etc. behave very strange way if they are called with no
arguments since their programmer except that argc>=1. Usually they exit
with segmentation fault.

Does anyone need this feature (or bug) ? I think disabling this would
increase security.

Egmont Koblinger

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