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Re: Netscape bug: Newbies using root

> It is stated very clearly in documentation all over that you should
> run as root as little as possible...  Besides, it is common sense.
> When I first taught myself Unix, this was impressed on me very
> clearly.  The Linux NAG and SAG mention it, I'm sure, as do some
> various HOWTOs.

gee, in my case it was fear :)  It took so long to do the initial
installation on the first machine (the pre 1.1 kernel would hang on
alternate boots on my hardware, among other things), i wasn't going to
reisk *anything* . . .


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