Global secure install requested flag(Re: Task harden.)
Ola Lundqvist wrote:
> There is no recommends: ! foo
Maby this needs to be corrected to properly implement security.
> > - make each package as secure as possible by default (balanced against
> > usability).
> Well I assume that this is already the case. That effort are put
> on every package.
Why not have a global "SECURE_INSTALL_REQUESTED" flag for package
install scripts so they can modify their install to be secure if
asked for. For instance a game that would normally have a daemon
started at each boot would instead reconfigure to only start the
daemon on demand from a local script. The base network package
could instead install a configuration file set that is heavily
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