[Opendnssec-user] ods-signerd calling vmstat?!?

Paul Wouters paul at nohats.ca
Fri Aug 30 14:35:41 UTC 2013

On Fri, 30 Aug 2013, Havard Eidnes wrote:

> I took a look at the kernel message log from a machine where I've
> installed OpenDNSSEC 1.4, and there I see:
> set{u,g}id pid 23710 (vmstat) was invoked by uid 1072 ppid 11510 (ods-signerd) with fd 2 closed
> Why does ods-signerd need to call vmstat?  If it absolutely must,
> it really should point FD 2 somewhere sensible.

paul at bofh:~/BUILD/opendnssec-1.4.1$ find . -type f |xargs grep vmstat
paul at bofh:~/BUILD/opendnssec-1.4.1$

So it must have been called indirectly when it called something else that
on your system called vmstat?

Also note on my machine vmstat has no set{u,g}id bits....


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