Bug#400632: x11-common should not ship a SUID root binary
On Mon, Feb 4, 2008 at 18:23:14 -0500, David Nusinow wrote:
> The easy and obvious fix is to just ship this with xserver-xorg instead. To
> be honest, I'm not sure why this ended up in x11-common instead of here.
It used to be in xserver-common, which was removed and folded in
x11-common at some point between sarge and etch. It was there for the
same reason dexconf was in xserver-common, which is support for more
than one X server.