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sr #107725: Reassigned to another tracker [was: check for group membership does not work in any case]

Submitter:  None
Submitted:  Tue 21 Jun 2011 04:21:19 PM UTC
Category:  None Priority:  5 - Normal
Severity:  4 - Important Status:  Confirmed
Privacy:  Public Assigned to:  _71007
Originator Email:  -email is unavailable- Open/Closed:  Closed
Operating System:  GNU/Linux
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Sat 25 Jun 2011 04:39:19 PM UTC, comment #2: 


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- <_71007>
Sat 25 Jun 2011 04:38:26 PM UTC, comment #1: 

Thanks for the report and the patch and sorry for the delayed answer (I always intended to answer first thing next day).

Because of portability issues with seteuid I want to reorganize all the code that deals with the persona of the process. When doing this I will follow your advice and use getgroups.

I will move this item to the bug tracker so I will not forgett about it.


- <_71007>
Tue 21 Jun 2011 04:21:19 PM UTC, original submission:  

In my case the davfs2 group is added via

This results in an empty list as getgrent result.

Everything works fine however if getgroups is used instead of getgrent for checking group memberships.

The attached patch is doing exactly this.



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    Date Changed by Updated Field Previous Value => Replaced by
    2011-06-25 _71007 Reassign Itemdavfs2, sr #107725 davfs2, bug #33644
    2011-06-25 _71007 StatusNone Confirmed
        Assigned toNone _71007
    2011-06-21 None Attached File- Added getgroups.diff, #23546

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