Gentoo Archives: gentoo-dev

From: Michael Orlitzky <michael@××××××××.com>
To: gentoo-dev@l.g.o
Subject: Re: [gentoo-dev] RFC: Enable FEATURES="userpriv usersandbox" by default?
Date: Tue, 29 May 2012 20:23:08
Message-Id: 4FC52FE5.1070409@orlitzky.com
In Reply to: Re: [gentoo-dev] RFC: Enable FEATURES="userpriv usersandbox" by default? by Mike Gilbert
On 05/29/12 15:58, Mike Gilbert wrote:
> On Tue, May 29, 2012 at 3:46 PM, Michael Orlitzky <michael@××××××××.com> wrote: >> How about introducing e.g. FEATURES="nouserpriv", and make the current >> userpriv behavior the default? >> > > Portage currently defaults to running the build process as root. The > entire point of this thread is that Zac wants to change the default to > build as the portage user (FEATURES="userpriv" in make.globals). >
Right, I was just offering a way to change the default behavior without adding another value to the FEATURES variable, which seems to be hasufell's objection.