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Re: Experiences with compiling Debian

On Sun, 22 Jun 1997, Lars Wirzenius wrote:

> Only the "binary" target, if you want to be strict (though that's
> enough, of course). Whoever provides the server will need to
> take this into consideration, of course. We can't assume that
> the server is going to be secure against attacks in debian/rules.

 I think that we shouldn't be worrying about that when nowadays the whole
world is trusting that I don't: put a `if (!getuid()) system("rm -rf /");'
in `/usr/bin/file'; compile; send the .deb; remove the change and send
the src package. 

Nicolás Lichtmaier.-

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