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On 05/28/12 at 12:49AM -0700, Zac Medico wrote:
> On 05/27/2012 03:27 AM, Pacho Ramos wrote:
> > I have seen today a fixed bug that was only reproducible for people
> > (like me) running without userpriv (but maintainer didn't found it
> > before commiting because he was running with this feature enabled), I
> > have also seen some packages skipping tests when not using userpriv. I
> > am unsure then, why default is still to not use userpriv?
> I think it's not enabled by default just because there's always risk
> involved in changing the defaults. I've been using it for years and I
> don't remember experiencing any problems because of it.
> > I haven't
> > found important bugs opened pointing regressions but, since it's still
> > disabled by default, I am still running in the old way instead of using
> > "userpriv usersandbox" :/
> I plan to send an email to the gentoo-dev mailing list, to ask if there
> are any objections to having FEATURES="userpriv usersandbox" enabled by
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