Configuring apparmor / seccomp for a snap to allow sendmsg and mkfifo?

Jamie Strandboge jamie at
Tue Oct 25 15:05:22 UTC 2016

On Tue, 2016-10-25 at 07:53 -0700, Dan Kegel wrote:
> On Tue, Oct 25, 2016 at 6:33 AM, Jamie Strandboge <jamie at> wrote:
>> > It is planned to allow snaps via
> > seccomp arg filtering policy the ability to create S_IFIFO and S_IFREG files
> > (ie, pipes and regular files, but not character and block devices), but it
> > hasn't landed yet.
> Is this it?
> ug/1446748
That is the bug tracking the feature to implement seccomp arg filtering, yes. I
just filed a bug for using that feature to allow mknod with pipes here:

Jamie Strandboge             |

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