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1. UNIX for Advanced & Expert Users
I read in some documents that it is advised to use the mount option noexec also on /home. I can live with a nosuid but since I am writing scripts in /home and also execute them for testing etc., it is very annoying if I would be forced to copy the scripts all the time to /tmp for... (5 Replies)
Discussion started by: zaxxon
2. Shell Programming and Scripting
Newbie question. I cannot get "set -n" or "set -noexec on" to work on Linux or AIX! According to the man page and what I read online, it should inform me of syntax errors without executing commands in your script.
So, can someone PLEASE explain why this does not work?
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Discussion started by: fgoyti
Can anyone help on the following
"Mount file system as “nosuid” to prevent accidental and unauthorised execution of software especially Setuid utility"
1) Does this refer only to local mount or remote mount or both
2) What exactly nosuid mean .
3) How does it impact ,... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: civic2005