Subject: Re: CVS commit: pkgsrc/print/rlpr
To: Jeremy C. Reed <>
From: Christopher SEKIYA <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 10/20/2004 08:43:38
On Mon, Oct 18, 2004 at 09:20:51PM -0700, Jeremy C. Reed wrote:

> I am curious though: what makes it more secure that the BSD lpr family? Or
> what is not secure about the BSD versions?

*chuckle* That blurb was taken directly from the README.

I think they say this because none of the binaries are suid root, and rlprd
drops root privs as soon as it binds to its port.

-- Chris
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