Bug 166511 - DAEMON_COREFILE_LIMIT doesn't apply to "daemon --user"
DAEMON_COREFILE_LIMIT doesn't apply to "daemon --user"
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: initscripts (Show other bugs)
All Linux
medium Severity low
: ---
: ---
Assigned To: Bill Nottingham
Brock Organ
: Patch
Depends On:
Blocks: FC5Target
  Show dependency treegraph
Reported: 2005-08-22 14:19 EDT by Ville Skyttä
Modified: 2014-03-16 22:55 EDT (History)
1 user (show)

See Also:
Fixed In Version: 8.17-1
Doc Type: Bug Fix
Doc Text:
Story Points: ---
Clone Of:
Last Closed: 2005-10-03 17:40:56 EDT
Type: ---
Regression: ---
Mount Type: ---
Documentation: ---
Verified Versions:
Category: ---
oVirt Team: ---
RHEL 7.3 requirements from Atomic Host:
Cloudforms Team: ---

Attachments (Terms of Use)
Make DAEMON_COREFILE_LIMIT affect "daemon --user foo" invocations (812 bytes, patch)
2005-08-22 14:19 EDT, Ville Skyttä
no flags Details | Diff

  None (edit)
Description Ville Skyttä 2005-08-22 14:19:42 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 
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 14:19:42 EDT
Created attachment 117975 [details]
Make DAEMON_COREFILE_LIMIT affect "daemon --user foo" invocations
Comment 2 Bill Nottingham 2005-10-03 17:40:56 EDT
Added, will be in 8.17-1.

Note You need to log in before you can comment on or make changes to this bug.