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Re: execute permissions in /tmp

On Mon, Jul 14, 2003 at 12:23:01PM -0400, bda wrote:

> I mount /tmp noexec and nosuid, and it's not broken anything on any of
> my Debian machines (or *bsd) machines yet.

Apparently, you don't use debconf preconfiguration.

> As for the ~/tmp or ~/.tmp commentary, I have no real opinion, but it
> seems like it'd be a lot of work to implement. :-)

Most of the work is adding support for the TMPDIR environment variable to
programs which do not already support it, and that is actually very easy.

 - mdz

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