Re: Glitch in sys_chroot()

Alan Cox (
Sat, 16 Nov 1996 14:42:16 +0000 (GMT)

> Um, seeing as how you have to be root to run programs that do chroot()
> calls, I don't think we really give a flying rat's ass if the program can
> escape -- it's root, of course it can escape!

Depending on the architecture if the chdir() was enforced it couldnt escape.