ccache using linux Keyrings

Wachdorf, Daniel R drwachd at
Tue Apr 18 21:37:24 EDT 2006

Look in the Documentation directory in the Linux Kernel.  There is a file (keyrings.txt) I think.


From: krbdev-bounces at on behalf of Frank Cusack
Sent: Tue 4/18/2006 6:53 PM
To: Nicolas Williams
Cc: krbdev at
Subject: Re: ccache using linux Keyrings

On April 14, 2006 4:46:44 PM -0500 Nicolas Williams <Nicolas.Williams at> wrote:
> On Fri, Apr 14, 2006 at 02:05:17PM -0700, Frank Cusack wrote:
>> I don't see how, unless it's a real PAG-like thingy, which AFAIK the Linux
>> keyring is not.  The kernel will still have to look for a well known
>> keyring.
> I don't know enough about Linux keyrings to say, but from this thread I
> gather that keyrings provide PAG like grouping and inheritance
> semantics.

I've been trying to educate myself on this, but I can't find *any*
documentation whatsoever for the keyring (sigh).  Anyone have any pointers?

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