merged linux keyring code
kwc at citi.umich.edu
Tue Oct 3 12:14:56 EDT 2006
On 10/3/06, Sam Hartman <hartmans at mit.edu> wrote:
> >>>>> "Kevin" == Kevin Coffman <kwc at citi.umich.edu> writes:
> >> Questions:
> >> In start_seq_get, it appears that the iterator will process no
> >> more than the number of keys that existed when resolve was
> >> called. (Plus one, potentially, because of the magic entry
> >> holding the principal name.) Perhaps it should use
> >> key_read_alloc instead?
> Kevin> Actually, numkeys is updated in store_cred() and should
> Kevin> always be up-to-date. I probably could have implemented
> Kevin> remove_cred() and updated the numkeys count there too, but
> Kevin> does anything depend on it doing anything?
> What happens when someone else in another process stores a credential?
I'll come up with a patch for this...
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