Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 166511
DAEMON_COREFILE_LIMIT doesn't apply to "daemon --user"
Last modified: 2014-03-16 22:55:32 EDT
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
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
Created attachment 117975 [details]
Make DAEMON_COREFILE_LIMIT affect "daemon --user foo" invocations
Added, will be in 8.17-1.