can't see non-root writes to /dev/console

Edwin Groothuis edwin at
Mon Oct 13 14:34:43 PDT 2008

On Mon, Oct 13, 2008 at 06:23:01PM -0300, Carlos A. M. dos Santos wrote:
> The OpenBSD folks solved the permission issue along time ago(*) by
> means of a privilege separation feature. Take a look at
> I will see if is possible to update the xconsole port in order to do
> the same. Is there any standard privilege separation framework on
> FreeBSD?

I haven't heard of it, but is it a framework on OpenBSD or is it
an approach?


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