Subject: Re: grf device permissions To: None <firstname.lastname@example.org> From: Antti Miettinen <email@example.com> List: amiga-dev Date: 10/31/1995 22:14:26
>Ah. But I'm still wondering why it isn't sufficient to let the xserver
>be suid root...
Because xservers tend to be huge programs and huge programs tend to
have bugs and buggy suid root programs can crash the whole system.