[RFD]: Egor's proposal for a Cygwin server process

Corinna Vinschen vinschen@redhat.com
Thu May 31 06:34:00 GMT 2001

On Thu, May 31, 2001 at 11:14:23PM +1000, Robert Collins wrote:
> ----- Original Message -----
> From: "Corinna Vinschen" <vinschen@redhat.com>
> > As I wrote in my previous mail, it's essential to be sure about
> > the process which calls the server. Faking of pid, uid and gid
> > must not be possible!
> >
> Doesn't that imply that the server must spawn every process? Or at least
> be the caller of the win32 to start the process and setup the
> process<->server communication channel?

Hmm, yes, seems so... if we don't find another way...


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