Re: /home as noexec and X
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I have to jump in here...
>>>>> "Chris" == Chris Waters <firstname.lastname@example.org> writes:
Chris> email@example.com wrote:
>> On Thu, 10 Dec 1998, Avery Pennarun wrote:
>> > I already suggested logic like this:
>> > if it exists
>> > if it's executable (chmod +x)
>> > execute it
>> > else if it's not executable
>> > run it with 'sh'
What would this code do for ~/.xsession being a binary (yes,
improbably, but not impossible) that I forgot to make executable?
I don't even want to think about it...
There should at least be an option somewhere that enables the current
behavior... which should be the default!!! (How many noexec /homes
are there? Certainly not on any development system...)
Jürgen A. Erhard eMail: firstname.lastname@example.org phone: (GERMANY) 0721 27326
Debian GNU/Linux (http://www.debian.org)
"Windows NT" is an acronym for "Windows? No thanks." -- Russ McManus
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