Bug#570350: linux-image-2.6.26-2-amd64: kernel BUG
On 18 Mar 2010, firstname.lastname@example.org wrote:
>On Thu, Mar 18, 2010 at 04:05:57PM +0100, Georg Borgström wrote:
>> I tried to disable the "sandbox" mentioned in
>> http://code.google.com/p/chromium/issues/detail?id=35440 by adding the
>> switch --no-sandbox to google-chrome and the problem went away!
>> With the switch I don't get "Not cloning cgroup for unused subsystem
>> ns" when starting chrome and no ugly "crash" when leaving chrome!
>> Probably no kernel bug after all.
>It is a kernel bug; no unprivileged application should be able to do this.
>Thanks for narrowing down what triggers the bug; that should help to me to
>find a fix for it.
Hi, and thanks for your reply!
I'm sure you are aware of this but at least on my system the application isn't
gb@big:~$ ls -al /opt/google/chrome/chrome-sandbox
-rwsr-xr-x 1 root root 10692 2010-02-21 08:44 /opt/google/chrome/chrome-sandbox
I don't know why they think they need root and I definitely don't like
it... Part of a web browser running as root seems awfully close to Windows...
(I don't like google-chrome fiddling with my /etc/apt/sources.list but that's
Please let me know if I can provide an other info or help in any way!
Sending this in private mail due to possible security aspects. Hope thats OK!
Georg Borgström, Storgatan 55, 852 30 Sundsvall, SWEDEN
Email: email@example.com, Phone: +46 60 170647