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Re: setuid/setgid binaries contained in the Debian repository.

On Fri, 1 Aug 2003 11:22:17 -0400, Matt Zimmerman <mdz@debian.org> said: 

> On Fri, Aug 01, 2003 at 08:20:08AM +0200, Tollef Fog Heen wrote:
>> what's wrong with a low-priority debconf question with a sane
>> default?

> As long as the sane default is the safe default, which is not to be
> setgid.

	Only if the game still works -- some games keep not just score
 files, but saved games in the common area, and would not work as
 expected if they could not write to that area.

St. Patrick was a gentleman who through strategy and stealth drove all
the snakes from Ireland. Here's a toasting to his health -- but not
too many toastings lest you lose yourself and then forget the good
St. Patrick and see all those snakes again.
Manoj Srivastava   <srivasta@debian.org>  <http://www.debian.org/%7Esrivasta/>
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