[vdr] restricting root of xineliboutput mediaplayer?
theunis.potgieter at gmail.com
Thu Nov 12 15:58:46 CET 2009
On 12/11/2009, Halim Sahin <halim.sahin at t-online.de> wrote:
> On Do, Nov 12, 2009 at 02:41:53 +0200, Theunis Potgieter wrote:
> > command: chroot /my/chroot/area /usr/bin/vdr-sxfe
> > Create the chroot with the help of the tool ldd, ldd vdr-sxfe will
> > tell you what shared objects vdr-sxfe requires to start. This is an
> > interim solution until xineliboutput supports the original request.
> Afaik this would run only the frontend under a chroot environment.
> The filebrowser of the mediaplayer runs not inside the chroot.
> So it doesn't restrict the filebrowser of the mediaplayer.
Good point, my bad :( I guess the plugin does the actual browsing.
> > If you use pipe then you need to link that into your chroot
> > environment. If you don't want to use vdr-sxfe in remote mode and
> > rather use local frontend. Then I guess the whole vdr will have to
> > placed into a chroot environment.
> Sorry if my question was not understood currectly.
> I don't want to run sxfe/vdr etc under a chroot env.
> My concerns are about the build-in filebrowser of xineliboutput.
> It should be restricted to a special folder like /media.
> This whould avoid damages to the system :-).
> More ideas?
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