Vat Location Service

Bill Frantz frantz@communities.com
Mon, 11 Jan 1999 14:57:47 -0800


At 02:25 PM 1/11/99 -0800, Mark S. Miller wrote:
>With what permissions do ISPs normally run CGIs?  Would they enable a
>Vat/CGI to checkpoint itself between requests?  Note that the checkpoint
>file contains secrets that must remain inaccessible to other unprivileged
>users of the ISP.

[?] Why does the VLS checkpoint?
[?] What secrets?