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Re: Hybrid 7 OFTC IRC Daemon - experimental package

On Sat, Oct 26, 2002 at 08:02:03PM +0200, Martin Wuertele scrawled:
> No, the ircd won't run as root but - same as with apache and other
> daemons - only root should be able to _change_ the configuration. Thx to
> the unix file permissions this is no problem.

No, no, and no.

Most IRC servers are donated. Requiring sponsors to have root is ... um
... a good way to kill most IRC networks.

Daniel Stone 	     <daniel@raging.dropbear.id.au>             <dstone@kde.org>
Developer - http://kopete.kde.org, http://www.kde.org
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