Mikkel L. Ellertson mikkel at infinity-ltd.com
Wed Jun 6 16:30:21 UTC 2007

Ben Stringer wrote:
> On Tue, 2007-06-05 at 08:41 +0200, Ralf Corsepius wrote:
>>>   The
>>> same goes for mounting /tmp and /var noexec.  Why do you think there's
>>> an option to mount a partition with the noexec parameter?
>> It's useful for data partitions, but even then mounting read only is
>> more useful.
> I think you will find very quickly that mounting either /tmp or /var as
> read-only is anything but useful. Would you seriously suggest doing
> this? I am not sure you understand these options.
I believe he was talking about mounting data partitions read only.
Not /tmp and /var. At least that is how I read it.


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