that darned ROOT problem

Mario Vukelic mario.vukelic at
Wed Sep 28 17:14:00 UTC 2005

On Wed, 2005-09-28 at 07:52 -0700, Mike Bird wrote:
> Giving unrequested sudo permission to the first user account is a

I don't see how it is. This is the user who installs the PC. *Of course*
he/she has total control. You can't prevent it and ignoring it does not
change it. What stops the installing user from putting a trojan
into /usr/bin during the install? Nothing.

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