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Thu Aug 9 23:17:11 UTC 2007
Harald Weis wrote:
> On Thu, Aug 09, 2007 at 04:19:44PM -0300, Derek Broughton wrote:
>> As for why it isn't in the base system, that's simple. Servers don't
>> on a base desktop system :-) You need to know what you're doing when you
>> install any server, so they're generally left to the user to install.
>> average desktop user doesn't need sshd running. Of course the average
> No, but the administrator of the ''average desktop user'' does need it,
> doesn't he ?
> Thanks to everybody.
> I'll try to find the package and install it.
> I hope it will be as easy as on FreeBSD :-)
Absolutely. But the intent, aiui, is to try to keep servers, in general,
off the default install, so that new users have no exposures to the outside
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