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Feature request: mktemp fifo

From: Stefan Behte
Subject: Feature request: mktemp fifo
Date: Mon, 18 May 2009 12:38:57 +0200


the url http://www.gnu.org/software/coreutils/ says that this is the 
appropriate address for feature requests, so I hereby request secure fifo 
creation in mktemp, as I've stumbled upon a bug in a software that uses 
I think it would be a very useful feature against symlink attacks on fifos.

Best regards,

Stefan Behte

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