[OpenAFS] pags, kernel 2.6.16 and 1.4.1

Andrej Filipcic andrej.filipcic@ijs.si
Thu, 20 Apr 2006 19:44:09 +0200

Well, I guess I have missed in dmesg:
Warning: failed to find address of system call table
System call hooks will not be installed; proceeding anyway
Found 32-bit system call table at 0xffffffff803b3070 (exported)

Is there any newer version of osi_probe.c which could deal with 2.6.16 syscall 


On Thursday 20 April 2006 17:39, Andrej Filipcic wrote:
> Hi,
> I have noticed there is an unwanted afs behavior with kernel 2.6.16 and
> openafs 1.4.1. If I enter pagsh and obtain a token and after that I do su
> to the same or another user (uid), there is no token any more. It seems
> like seteuid or similar call enters a new pag.
> I have been running several services (like apache) with tokens to allow
> reading part of afs space. Since apache startup script is run as root and
> it does setuid to apache user, the tokens are lost.
> Does anybody know how to avoid that? Is that 2.6.16 specific (new
> feature/protection) or openafs 1.4.1 specific?
> Thanks,
> Andrej

   doc. dr. Andrej Filipcic,   E-mail: Andrej.Filipcic@ijs.si
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