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Computer languages C  +
Documentation note User's guide available from http://www.chiark.greenend.org.uk/~ian/userv/spec.html/ch-notes.html
Full description Userv allows one program to invoke anotherUserv allows one program to invoke another when only limited trust exists between them. It is a tool which can be used to avoid having to give other system services root privileges, and which allows users to more securely have programs provide services to others. Userv can be useful as 'glue' for system administrators as well as application authors; there are a few userv-using utilities/examples in the associated userv-utils package.les in the associated userv-utils package.
GNU package identifier userv  +
Homepage URL http://www.gnu.org/software/userv/  +
Interface command-line  +
Is GNU true  +
Keywords security  + , development  + , administration  + , configuration  + , installation  + , userv  + , boundary  +
Last review by Janet Casey +
Last review date 11 May 2005  +
License GPLv2 +
License verified by Janet Casey  +
License verified date 1 February 2001  +
Name userv  +
Prerequisite description md5sum  + , GNU m4  + , make  + , flex  +
Prerequisite kind Required to build  +
Real name Ian Jackson  +
Resource URL http://www.chiark.greenend.org.uk/ucgi/~ijackson/cvsweb/userv/  + , mailto:userv-annouce@chiark.greenend.org.uk  + , mailto:userv-bugreports@chiark.greenend.org.uk  + , mailto:userv-discuss@chiak.greenend.org.uk  +
Resource audience Developer  + , Help  + , Bug Tracking  +
Resource kind VCS Repository Webview  + , E-mail  +
Revisionid 16,111  +
Revisiontimestamp 12 October 2012 15:11:55  +
Revisionuser User:Ezephir +
Role Maintainer  +
Security system  +
Short description Security boundary tool  +
Submitted by Database conversion +
Submitted date 1 April 2011  +
Use security  +
User level none  +
Version comment 1.0.1 stable released 2000-07-27
Version date 27 July 2000  +
Version download http://www.chiark.greenend.org.uk/~ian/userv/userv.tar.gz  +
Version identifier 1.0.1  +
Version status stable  +
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