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Improve documentation of shell provider for exec type
|Assignee:||Nick Fagerlund||% Done:|
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The reason we added “shell” as a new provider instead of changing the default behavior of exec was because handing a string to a shell introduces additional security concerns. This should be outlined in the desc string for the provider. Post-facto edits to the 2.6.8 release notes may also be called for.
#1 Updated by Nick Fagerlund almost 3 years ago
- Status changed from Accepted to In Topic Branch Pending Review
Pull request at https://github.com/puppetlabs/puppet/pull/26. (And I changed the release notes, while I was at it.) Moving this ticket to the Puppet project so it’ll get swept up at release time.