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Re: [opensuse] Routing Root's Mail to Another User
  • From: Andreas Jaeger <aj@xxxxxxx>
  • Date: Mon, 10 Oct 2005 09:26:12 +0200
  • Message-id: <m3br1xj0iz.fsf@xxxxxxxxxxx>
houghi <houghi@xxxxxxxxxx> writes:

> On Mon, Oct 10, 2005 at 06:56:00AM +0200, Andreas Jaeger wrote:
>> Note that for the enterprise products (NLD, SLES), autologin is turned
>> off, it's only on by default on SUSE Linux - and then only with local
>> authentification (not with NIS etc),
>
> So the choce has been clearly, userfriendlyness before safety. A scary
> thought.

Yes, for a system that's used for one person only that was the choice
made (note if you have more than one user, autologin is turned off
AFAIK).

I'll discuss this with the advocates of the feature now,

Andreas
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