[Openswan dev] Re: [PATCH] Set CLOEXEC on all pluto file descriptors

Ken Bantoft ken at xelerance.com
Wed Sep 7 17:48:03 CEST 2005

Hi Herbert,

Thanks for both patches - we'll merge them in this week... and I *just* 
released 2.4.0rc6 about 10 minutes ago =)


On Wed, 7 Sep 2005, Herbert Xu wrote:

> Hi Ken:
> This patch sets CLOEXEC on all file descriptors.  Without this things
> like the adns file descriptors are leaked to the updown script.  If the
> updown script then spawns a long-living child, this could prevent the
> shutting down of pluto.
> Cheers,

More information about the Dev mailing list