Subject: Re: Why not track our xsrc with X11R6.6 from X.org?
To: Thor Lancelot Simon <email@example.com>
From: Jason R Thorpe <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 07/18/2001 21:32:47
On Wed, Jul 18, 2001 at 11:59:55PM -0400, Charles Shannon Hendrix wrote:
> I never said anything about trusting the X server, I don't want it
> to run setuid root. Nothing about the XF 4.x model forces you to be
> insecure. In fact, the model in 4.x is a step toward more abstraction
Yes it does. It currently assumes that it can map any part of the physical
address space, and also assumes that it can directly frob I/O spcae.
-- Jason R. Thorpe <email@example.com>