informations about boot sequence (Re: F15 - mysql start problem)
mzerqung at 0pointer.de
Tue May 10 15:10:51 UTC 2011
On Tue, 10.05.11 02:17, Miloslav Trmač (mitr at volny.cz) wrote:
> On Tue, May 10, 2011 at 1:33 AM, Lennart Poettering
> <mzerqung at 0pointer.de> wrote:
> > On Tue, 10.05.11 01:31, Miloslav Trmač (mitr at volny.cz) wrote:
> >> 2011/5/10 Stephen John Smoogen <smooge at gmail.com>:
> >> > Let's make this simple:
> >> >
> >> > FAQ: How can I make my system unusable? How can I create a denial of service?
> >> >
> >> > Answer: On default systems there are multiple ways to do this, please
> >> > choose one or more of the following:
> >> That's all true, on the other hand there are countermeasures
> >> available; in larger organizations the countermeasures are documented,
> >> configured on each system, and their presence is periodically
> >> verified.
> > Countermeasures for the /dev/shm issue? I don't know of any. tmpfs
> > doesn't do quota. That's the key problem here.
> mount options, file permissions, SELinux. Perhaps not something that
> you'd want to do on a general-purpose desktop, but quite reasonable
> for a single-purpose server.
No. mount options, file permissions, SELinux don't allow you to fix the
quota issue with /dev/shm.
On the current kernel /dev/shm cannot be secured properly.
Lennart Poettering - Red Hat, Inc.
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