On 01/28/2012 03:49 AM, Mike Frysinger wrote:
> On Friday 27 January 2012 20:07:45 Samuli Suominen wrote:
>> On 01/28/2012 02:41 AM, Mike Frysinger wrote:
>>> On Friday 27 January 2012 19:18:07 Samuli Suominen wrote:
>>>> On 01/28/2012 02:14 AM, Mike Frysinger wrote:
>>>>> along these lines, why is cdrtools set*id ? if we have a "cdrom"
>>>>> group, and we assign our cdroms/dvdroms to that group, then we already
>>>>> have access control in place and can skip the set*id.
>>>> cdrtools can't probe the drives without the binary being setuid, or the
>>>> user belonging to the 'disk' group (and even that is not enough in some
>>>> cases if the permissions vary)
>>> the drives are owned by the "cdrom" group and have group +rw. so if the
>>> user is in the "cdrom" group, why can't they probe the drives ?
>>> "disk" owns the non-removable hard drives.
>>> $ ls -l /dev/sr0 /dev/sg0 /dev/sg6
>>> crw-rw---- 1 root disk 21, 0 Jan 6 23:07 /dev/sg0
>>> crw-rw---- 1 root cdrom 21, 6 Jan 6 23:07 /dev/sg6
>>> brw-rw---- 1 root cdrom 11, 0 Jan 17 22:28 /dev/sr0
>> i dont know why, but it does probe also non-removable disks... it probes
>> per bus, iirc
>> you can try it easily yourself:
> this is a failure in cdrecord (not that surprising). it aborts after the first
> EACCES it gets on /dev/sg# instead of continuing on. granting set*id to a
> binary because they can't be bothered to try the next device is dumb.
> $ sudo mv /dev/sg[0-5] ~/
> $ sudo chmod 755 /usr/bin/cdrecord
> $ cdrecord -scanbus
> Cdrecord-ProDVD-ProBD-Clone 3.01a06 (x86_64-unknown-linux-gnu) Copyright (C)
> 1995-2011 Joerg Schilling
> TOC Type: 1 = CD-ROM
> Linux sg driver version: 3.5.34
> Using libscg version 'schily-0.9'.
> Using libscg transport code version 'schily-scsi-linux-sg.c-1.95'
> Driveropts: 'burnfree'
> SCSI buffer size: 32768
> 7,0,0 700) 'TSSTcorp' 'CDDVDW SH-S222L ' 'SB03' Removable CD-ROM
> 7,1,0 701) *
> 7,2,0 702) *
> 7,3,0 703) *
> 7,4,0 704) *
> 7,5,0 705) *
> 7,6,0 706) *
> 7,7,0 707) *
and people have multiple times tried to convince the cdrtools author to
change this, but without success.
the author can be, well, ...
i've improved the situation _a bit_:
+*cdrtools-3.01_alpha06-r1 (28 Jan 2012)
+ 28 Jan 2012; Samuli Suominen <firstname.lastname@example.org>
+ Change cdda2wav, cdrecord, readcd and rscsi from suid root to sgid
+ udev users (note: tested with cdrecord -scanbus)