Re: [RESEND][PATCH] prctl: update seccomp sections for mode 2 (BPF)

From: Michael Kerrisk (man-pages)
Date: Mon Oct 22 2012 - 17:43:36 EST

>> If the CONFIG_SECCOMP_FILTER permits fork(), is the seccomp setting
>> inherited across fork()? Similar question for execve().
> Yes for both. Additionally, the filters are cumulative. (If the
> filters allows prctl, additional filters can be appended; they are run
> in order until the first non-allow result is seen.)

Thanks. I'll add some words to the man page.



Michael Kerrisk
Linux man-pages maintainer;
Author of "The Linux Programming Interface";
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