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kern_dup(): Call filecaps_free_prep() in a write section.

Authored by markj on Wed, Mar 18, 10:18 PM.



filecaps_free_prep() bzeros the capabilities structure and we need to be
careful to synchronize with unlocked readers, which expect a consistent
rights structure.

I'm not really sure it's even worth keeping filecaps_free_prep(), since it's
doing some unnecessary work.

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markj created this revision.Wed, Mar 18, 10:18 PM
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The original capsicum code introduced a lot of bzeroing which can probably be eliminated.

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