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Bug 166511 - DAEMON_COREFILE_LIMIT doesn't apply to "daemon --user"
Summary: DAEMON_COREFILE_LIMIT doesn't apply to "daemon --user"
Alias: None
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: initscripts
Version: rawhide
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Bill Nottingham
QA Contact: Brock Organ
Depends On:
Blocks: FC5Target
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2005-08-22 18:19 UTC by Ville Skyttä
Modified: 2014-03-17 02:55 UTC (History)
1 user (show)

Fixed In Version: 8.17-1
Doc Type: Bug Fix
Doc Text:
Clone Of:
Last Closed: 2005-10-03 21:40:56 UTC

Attachments (Terms of Use)
Make DAEMON_COREFILE_LIMIT affect "daemon --user foo" invocations (deleted)
2005-08-22 18:19 UTC, Ville Skyttä
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Description Ville Skyttä 2005-08-22 18:19:42 UTC
When using "daemon --user foo", DAEMON_COREFILE_LIMIT doesn't affect the     
environment where the daemon to be started actually runs in; it works only 
without --user. 
Attached is a *very* lightly tested, somewhat crude patch which seems to fix  
it.  I'm not enough a shell wizard to know for certain whether the patch would  
affect how the $* gets expanded in the runuser command line, so approach with  

Comment 1 Ville Skyttä 2005-08-22 18:19:42 UTC
Created attachment 117975 [details]
Make DAEMON_COREFILE_LIMIT affect "daemon --user foo" invocations

Comment 2 Bill Nottingham 2005-10-03 21:40:56 UTC
Added, will be in 8.17-1.

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