[Patch] *** CreateFileMapping, Win32 error 5. Terminating.

Corinna Vinschen cygwin-patches@cygwin.com
Thu Oct 16 13:34:00 GMT 2003

On Wed, Oct 15, 2003 at 10:22:35PM -0400, Pierre A. Humblet wrote:
> 2003-10-15  Pierre Humblet  <pierre.humblet@ieee.org>
> 	* syscalls.cc (seteuid32): Always construct a default DACL including
> 	the new sid, Admins and SYSTEM and copy it to the new thread token.
> 	* security.cc (create_token): Use a NULL default DACL in NtCreateToken.

I assume you have tested it also with an external token, don't you?
I'm a bit concerned that the code also tries to modify the external
token.  Is that actually unavoidable?  Isn't the problem just a
typical problem of a self-created token?


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