[Date Prev][Date Next] [Thread Prev][Thread Next] [Date Index] [Thread Index]

Re: shutdown from gnome logout dialog


Am Mo, 2003-09-15 um 22.40 schrieb Sven Luther:
> What about gdm passing to gnome-session a magic number or something, and
> gdm would only reboot/halt if this same magic number would be found in
> the .gdm-reboot/halt file ?
> As the magic number will only be known to gdm and gnome-session, it
> should be secure, unless your random number generator is compromised,
> but in these case, i suspect you are in deeper trouble anyway.

Guess these modifications are so deep, that you can just do it "the
right way" with IPC. 

I am no (whatever relates to this) expert though. :-)


Joachim "nomeata" Breitner
  e-Mail: mail@joachim-breitner.de | Homepage: http://www.joachim-breitner.de
  JID: joachimbreitner@amessage.de | GPG-Keyid: 4743206C | ICQ#: 74513189
  Geekcode: GCS/IT/S d-- s++:- a--- C++ UL+++ P+++ !E W+++ N-- !W O? M?>+ V?
            PS++ PE PGP++ t? 5? X- R+ tv- b++ DI+ D+ G e+>* h! z?
Bitte senden Sie mir keine Word- oder PowerPoint-Anhänge.
Siehe http://www.fsf.org/philosophy/no-word-attachments.de.html

Attachment: signature.asc
Description: Dies ist ein digital signierter Nachrichtenteil

Reply to: