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Re: Mount options for procfs

Ben Hutchings wrote:
> Since linux version 3.2.20-1, it is possible to set a 'hidepid' mount
> option on procfs, which restricts the visibility of unprivileged users
> to see other users' processes.
> initscripts correctly applies this option if present in /etc/fstab.
> Should d-i allow procfs mount opions to be configured at installation
> time (and presumably pre-seeded), or should this be left to post-
> installation?

I think the problem with doing that is it would add /proc to the
displayed partition table in partman, which could be confusing. OTOH, if
d-i ever gets tmpfs support, /run and possibly /tmp might be there too.

see shy jo

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