Subject: Re: Removing dm(1)
To: Jon Ribbens <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Dustin Sallings <email@example.com>
Date: 11/18/1997 11:39:14
> Jukka Marin <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> > > So I'm going to propose that we simplify life and remove dm(8).
> > > Does anyone have any objections to this?
> > No, as long as the high score system in tetris keeps working..... :-))
> Which would presumably be best achieved by making tetris itself setuid
> games, and doing a security audit of the tetris source.
Nah, just make it setuid or setgid games. If someone broke it, they
could maliciously change all the scores.
*sigh* SO many people forget about groups and other such security