Opened 9 years ago

Last modified 9 years ago

#6442 enhancement new

procmon should be able to send signals to processes spawned with uid/gid set

Reported by: Jonathan Stoppani Owned by:
Priority: normal Milestone:
Component: core Keywords: procmon process
Cc: Branch:


When a process is spawned with a different UID than the master process, and the master process sets EUID itself, stopping the running subprocess process raises an error because of the UID mismatch.

In some way, the call to send the signals to the subprocess should be wrapped in a seteuid call.

This can either be done in the following ProcessMonitor methods:

or in the Process class directly:

Change History (1)

comment:1 Changed 9 years ago by Jean-Paul Calderone

Keywords: procmon, processprocmon process
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