With kernel 3.6 in testing, and with the new protected symlinks
feature being on by default, I wondered if anyone has seen any
problems running this kernel as a direct result of this new feature?
It would be nice to know of any problems so that anyone running the
new kernel will be aware of places to look to change permissions (or
switch this feature off) ahead of installing the new package?
10-04-2012, 12:45 PM
Protected symlinks in kernel 3.6
> I wondered if anyone has seen any
> problems running this kernel as a direct result of this new feature?
The author ran it for years with almost no problems so it has been
deemed easier to find problems by enabling it generally. If you want to
help, keep it on. If you just need to do your job etc. keep away for a