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vserver path leak?

Hi all,
An email I meant to send some weeks but, but forgot until the other
vserver thread came up.

I'm wondering if this is a security issue worth worrying over.
- Host is testing, running 2.6.26-2-vserver-686
- both vservers are running stable

In one vserver I had cd'd into /root/icecat, and built a package. I
decided I wanted the package in the other vserver, so I moved it from
the host system into the /root/ directory in the 2nd vserver.

 `mv /var/lib/vservers/autobuilders/root/icecat/ /var/lib/vservers/buildvserver/root/`

when I cd'd out of /root/icecat in the first vserver, I was presented
with something that looked like a combination of both paths:

The suggestion in #vserver was "if you manage to get a host path on a
recent (non broken, i.e. non-debian :) kernel and util-vserver, then it
is considered a bug and will be fixed ASAP ... because that basically
means that the namespace isolation is not working properly"

Is this a valid bug? Is there some debianisms involved that could cause
the issues, or is it just another upstream who doesnt like "unoffical"
packages? :)

Karl Goetz, (Kamping_Kaiser / VK5FOSS)
Debian contributor / gNewSense Maintainer
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