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Re: devfsd permissions and makedev permissions coordination

On Sep 11, Tom Lees <tal26@cam.ac.uk> wrote:

 >> This is obviously wrong, ttys must have 620 permissions (or 600 if you
 >> don't want people talk(1)ing to you, but I think the default should be
 >> to allow it).
 >For ttys "owned" by a shell that's true, but it's set up by login(1), not
 >MAKEDEV (or devfsd). For other ttys (vcs, not serial etc.), the current
If you use open(1) you get 666 ttys. This is a problem IMO.


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