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Re: task death notifications

From: Marcus Brinkmann
Subject: Re: task death notifications
Date: Sun, 4 May 2003 22:22:16 +0200
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On Sun, May 04, 2003 at 09:46:56PM +0200, Wolfgang Jaehrling wrote:
> On Sun, May 04, 2003 at 05:56:03PM +0200, Marcus Brinkmann wrote:
> > Either we would need an L4 extension that adds timestamping to
> > (some) messages, or, we could use another, earlier time, for
> > comparison, the time we start to receive messages.
> Why not let the client pass the timestamp to the server?

We don't trust clients.  The client could guess the future time that is
necessary to pass the check.


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