[torquedev] more issues with recent security fix

Garrick Staples garrick at clusterresources.com
Tue Oct 24 01:10:34 MDT 2006

On Tue, Oct 24, 2006 at 08:08:14AM +0200, ?ke Sandgren alleged:
> On Mon, 2006-10-23 at 16:46 -0600, Garrick Staples wrote:
> > Turns out we aren't "there" yet.
> > 
> > In 2.1.5, TM is broken with single node jobs, and jobs fail to rerun.
> > 
> > Also, I found some similar security problems with the spool handling
> > with rerunning jobs.
> > 
> > Here is another patch that hopefully buttons everything up.  I'm going
> > to wait a few days before the next release.
> > 
> > Comments?
> Since no file is open by root in open_std_file we could change keeping=1
> to keeping=0 for everything except /dev/null in std_file_name
> and in open_std_file if keeping==1 then remove O_EXCL and O_CREAT (since
> it is /dev/null) and then let that lstat... S_ISREG check handle the
> mode bits like it does with this last patch of yourse.
> Like this (to be applied on top of your patch.
Don't we still need keeping=1 in the case of the explicit '-k' passed to

Though I agree with also removing O_CREAT.

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