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- To: misc_(_at_)_openbsd_(_dot_)_org
- Subject: Re: snapshots
- From: Jonathan Walther <krooger_(_at_)_debian_(_dot_)_org>
- Date: Wed, 25 Sep 2002 00:03:38 -0700
On Wed, Sep 25, 2002 at 12:08:27AM -0600, Theo de Raadt wrote:
>note how if you use lots of filesystems, ie.
> / /var /tmp /usr /usr/local /usr/X11R6 /usr/obj
>and such, that it now uses "nodev" and "nosuid" options on various
>ones, to try to secure your machine better by default.
Thats all cool. Too bad these mount options couldn't just be made
directory inode attributes, settable with chflags. I don't generally
make and delete partitions a lot, but I do create and delete
directories. Having that kind of control over my directories would
be extremely useful.
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