Security? Re: Somebody build python2 for unstable (please, please!)
On Wed, Apr 25, 2001 at 05:43:08PM +0200, Gregor Hoffleit wrote:
I just learned that the lack of python2 2.0-7 for m68k will hold back
python, python-imaging, python2 and palm-doctoolkit from being updated in
Please, could a kind soul build python2 2.0-7 for m68k and unstable, and
upload it into Incoming ?
Am I the only one who finds it disturbing that any random person can compile
a package and upload it to "Incoming" and it might become part of a
distribution, or at least used to test a distribution? Or am I missing some
part of the process here?
Perhaps it's just the fact that I'm a security type, and therefor prone to
paranoia, but this would be an interesting way to incorporate a trojan horse
into a distribution.
Ken Seefried, CISSP