Re: [PATCH 10/15] misc: Make *[ug]id16 support optional
From: Matt Mackall
Date: Wed Nov 16 2005 - 13:02:57 EST
On Wed, Nov 16, 2005 at 07:21:30AM -0600, Rob Landley wrote:
> On Friday 11 November 2005 02:35, Matt Mackall wrote:
> > Configurable 16-bit UID and friends support
> > This allows turning off the legacy 16 bit UID interfaces on embedded
> > platforms.
> Is there an easy way to make sure our programs aren't using these? (If I
> build a new system from source with busybox and uclibc, how do I know if I
> can disable this?)
These should only be found in legacy binaries, ie 5+ years old.
Mathematics is the supreme nostalgia of our time.
To unsubscribe from this list: send the line "unsubscribe linux-kernel" in
the body of a message to majordomo@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx
More majordomo info at http://vger.kernel.org/majordomo-info.html
Please read the FAQ at http://www.tux.org/lkml/