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From: hasufell <hasufell@g.o>
Subject: Re: RFC: Enable FEATURES="userpriv usersandbox" by default?
Date: Tue, 29 May 2012 16:57:55 +0200
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On 05/29/2012 04:50 PM, Rich Freeman wrote:
> On Tue, May 29, 2012 at 10:11 AM, Michał Górny <mgorny@g.o>
> wrote:
>> 
>> Wouldn't that break users who sync using a regular user? And then
>> break again, and again every time portage is merged?
> 
> Yup, unless that regular user is the same one used for userpriv
> (if I'm correctly understanding the problem that you're pointing
> at).  I don't see this as a show-stopper - just a reason to have a
> news item. Those not using userpriv can always disable it and run
> as root as they are already doing.  Those who are using a regular
> user to sync could ensure that their make.conf uses the same user
> for userpriv.
> 
> Rich
> 

- -1

I am against too many defaults. It's documented and people can
activate it.
I'm already annoyed by pre-set stuff like "cups" in
releases/make.defaults.
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Replies:
Re: RFC: Enable FEATURES="userpriv usersandbox" by default?
-- Zac Medico
Re: RFC: Enable FEATURES="userpriv usersandbox" by default?
-- Rich Freeman
References:
RFC: Enable FEATURES="userpriv usersandbox" by default?
-- Zac Medico
Re: RFC: Enable FEATURES="userpriv usersandbox" by default?
-- Agostino Sarubbo
Re: RFC: Enable FEATURES="userpriv usersandbox" by default?
-- Michał Górny
Re: RFC: Enable FEATURES="userpriv usersandbox" by default?
-- Rich Freeman
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