Re: proposal: per-user temporary directories on by default?
On Fri, Jul 25, 2003 at 01:27:04PM -0600, Dwayne C. Litzenberger wrote:
> Oddly, it doesn't seem to set the environment variables properly when using
> "su", though it seems to be creating the correct directories. But neither
> does pam_env.so (anyone know why?).
- sudo has the same problem (and other PAM issues).
- ld.so silently clears TMPDIR for setuid programs. This isn't a
hole in typical scenarios, but I'm sure there's some atypical one.