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@@ -1,4 +1,4 @@
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-IRC, freenode, #hurd, 2011-03-28
[[!tag open_issue_hurd]]
+# IRC, freenode, #hurd, 2011-03-28
<pinotree> basically, i'm trying to implement socket credentials for local
sockets, and i guessed doing it in pflocal would be the appropriate place
<pinotree> what i thought was filling the cmsg data for MSG_CRED at
@@ -41,6 +42,25 @@ IRC, freenode, #hurd, 2011-03-28
<youpi> yes
<pinotree> nice thanks, i will try that change first
+# IRC, OFTC, #debian-hurd, 2013-02-20
+ <pinotree> youpi: while debugging #700530, it seems that xorg does not have
+ working socket credentials on kfreebsd (and hurd too)
+ <pinotree> julien provided sune with
+ to test, but of
+ course that won't work for us (even if we would have working socket
+ credentials with cmsg)
+ <pinotree> (that patch is not tested yet)
+ <pinotree> at least, we're aware there's another place in need for working
+ socket credentials now
+ <youpi> k
+ <pinotree> youpi: (the patch above has been confirmed to work, with
+ s/SOL_SOCKET/0/ )
+ <youpi> 0 ?!
+ <pinotree> yeah
See also [[pflocal_reauth]] and [[sendmsg_scm_creds]].