[Unbound-users] [PATCH] UNIX sockets support for unbound-control

Paul Wouters paul at nohats.ca
Tue Aug 28 16:35:36 UTC 2012

On Tue, 28 Aug 2012, Ilya Bakulin wrote:

> OK, thanks for clarification!

> I'm attaching a bit modified patch. What's changed is that now unbound sets
> the owner group of socket to the group of "username" user (specified in the
> config file). We at genua found it very useful, because by default the socket
> is created with root:wheel. And we set chmod 0660 on the socket file.
> The code that retrieves uid/gid is identical to the code in daemon.c. I have
> copied it because since this patch is not going to be committed, I want to
> keep differences to original code as localized as possible :-)
> This patch is released by genua mbh under BSD license.

I actually really like this patch. We're doing container stuff and
we cannot easilly do the whole ssl overhead to talk/reconfigure
unbound. Please consider the patch for integration.


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