sandbox cleanup

Gary E. Miller gem at
Thu Jun 1 23:20:16 UTC 2017

Yo Hal!

On Thu, 01 Jun 2017 16:09:40 -0700
Hal Murray <hmurray at> wrote:

> >> The cast to gid_t doesn't seem necessary.  (static gid_t sw_gid;)  
> > Depends on the OS, remove the cast and you'll get warnings.  
> > The cast was added in commit
> > 6791d614ca5128882e6e16bb695c17c052ba5591 to fix warnings.  Checking
> > git log is usually the fastest way to answer many qustions.  
> -               if (user && initgroups(user, (int)sw_gid)) {
> +               if (user && initgroups(user, (gid_t)sw_gid)) {
> That didn't add a cast, it replaced a bogus one.

Feel free to change it.  Let CC decide who is right.

> There is a lump of variables, including gid_t that are
> defined at the module level yet only used inside the one subroutine
> in that module.

Yup, a lot of cruft has been removed, a lot left to remove.

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