[erlang-questions] Priviliged ports and effective UID
Thu Dec 18 21:35:42 CET 2008
Decker, Nils wrote:
> I am using a small tool named authbind  in my project without any problems.
> It is a LD_PRELOAD wrapper and a setuid root binary. The right to open specific ports
> can be controlled in /etc/.
Brilliant. There also an equivalent program call privbind that does
the same thing.
This is precisely what is needed for, for example Yaws on Linux system
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