[Bug 3] sshd fails to close open file descriptors when forking

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Tue Oct 23 05:48:04 EST 2001


ralston at pobox.com changed:

           What    |Removed                     |Added
             Status|RESOLVED                    |REOPENED
         Resolution|INVALID                     |

------- Additional Comments From ralston at pobox.com  2001-10-23 05:48 -------
It doesn't matter whether or not daemon() or some other helper function does it,
but sshd MUST close all fds from 3 to sysconf(_SC_OPEN_MAX) after forking.

If the hang-on-exit bug is with fds 0/1/2, then indeed, this bug isn't related
to the hang-on-exit bug.  But it's still a bug.

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