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Re: Mount tmpfs on /dev/shm per default?

Stephan Mueller <smueller@chronox.de> wrote:
> just one small question: wouln't it be nice (and of course POSIX
> compliant) to mount tmpfs to /dev/shm? Almost all recent distros are
> doing this.

If you do this please use either size=10M or mode=770 else (afaics)
any user can fill up your RAM.

BTW, which program uses POSIX shm?
             cu andreas
Hey, da ist ein Ballonautomat auf der Toilette!
vim:ls=2:stl=***\ Sing\ a\ song.\ ***

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