OpenUsePrivilegeSeparation on Compaq V5.1A with C2/SIA Security

Darren Tucker dtucker at
Sat Dec 21 22:49:31 EST 2002

Chris Adams wrote:
> The problem is that SIA doesn't just want root and a TTY, it also wants
> to be in the user process.  It does things like setting resource limits,
> setting the login user (immutable under enhanced security and IIRC audit
> modes), and (IIRC) logging stuff for audit (like the process ID).

Ah, OK. Obviously no amount of futzing around with another process
running as root will help in that case.

Forget I mentioned it.

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