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From Jim Jagielski <>
Subject Re: SYSV Semaphores.
Date Mon, 11 Dec 2000 12:58:42 GMT
Another issue, IIRC, was the fact that with semaphores, you can't
ensure that they are cleaned up and deleted if a process crashes,
as you can with SysV shared mem. In fact, this may have been at
the heart of the DoS attack.

   Jim Jagielski   [|]   [|]
          "Casanova will have many weapons; To beat him you will
              have to have more than forks and flatulence."

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