cvs commit: src/etc/defaults devfs.rules

Poul-Henning Kamp phk at
Fri Sep 26 11:46:01 PDT 2003

In message <20030926112233.X65171 at>, Nate Lawson writes:

>Yes, however most users expect jail to provide a higher level of assurance
>of user separation than different processes on the same box.

No, that is not the true.

Running things in a jail means "they cannot mess up your box".

No more, no less.

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