[Rpm-maint] Re: [lsb-discuss] [packaging] RFC: Berlin Packaging API

Dan Kegel dank at kegel.com
Thu Feb 28 15:06:26 UTC 2008

<robert.schweikert at mathworks.com> wrote:
>  > Because the package manager only manages apps
>  > that are installed for all users.
>  >
>  Just because it is user installed doesn't mean other users cannot use
>  the installed application.

<*thwap* hits head>

I must be in the wrong room.  I'm one of those crazy guys
who believes in security, and encouraging users to
depend on apps installed by other users, rather than by
the admin, is a terrible practice security-wise.

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