Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 505493
kernel: agp: remove uid comparison as security check [mrg-1]
Last modified: 2016-05-22 19:28:26 EDT
Applied this patch to MRG 1.1
Verified by code review.
Found upstream commit 62f29babbc60ab572d3cecda981931d3a66123d6 as mrg-rt.git commit 550000625ad5ae23c8b4e439875ce5421ea88817 and implemented in kernel-rt-188.8.131.52-126 SRPM.
AGP frontend interfaces with the ioctls from userspace, and /dev/agpgart is
only accessible by root.
An advisory has been issued which should help the problem
described in this bug report. This report is therefore being
closed with a resolution of ERRATA. For more information
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