Subject: Re: /var/cron -> /etc/cron
To: None <>
From: Ignatios Souvatzis <>
List: current-users
Date: 04/05/1999 13:12:52
On Sun, Apr 04, 1999 at 09:56:31PM -0400, Thor Lancelot Simon wrote:
> We are *already* at a read-only state for root; the syslog socket move
> was the last of the changes to go into the NetBSD tree which I had had
> to maintain in my private tree for the embedded systems I sell to my
> consulting clients, which run with read-only root at securelevel 2.

Unfortunately, we aren't, normally. Lots of things try to change ownership and 
protection of tty style devices, and maybe mice and audio interfaces, at
login/logout time.