[sudo-workers] closing all the file descriptors
Todd C. Miller
Todd.Miller at courtesan.com
Thu Dec 9 19:27:47 EST 2004
In message <20041208154845.GA29979 at cosy.cit.nih.gov>
so spake Anthony Iano-Fletcher (Anthony.Iano-Fletcher):
> There is a way to pass such info via file descriptor 3, but sudo
> closes all its file descriptors greater than stderr (2). Would a patch
> to add an option to change this behaviour be accepted? I'll happily make
> such a patch.
This is fairly easy to do. What would you suggest as a command
line option for this. Maybe -O for "keep open"?
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