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Re: [opensuse-factory] Re: [PLEASE SPEAK UP] Disabling legacy file systems by default?
  • From: Michal Kubecek <mkubecek@xxxxxxx>
  • Date: Tue, 12 Feb 2019 14:35:35 +0100
  • Message-id: <1798341.ZLaxbtlybC@alaris>
On Tuesday, 12 February 2019 12:12 Liam Proven wrote:
Ubuntu pioneered an idea in Linux which others now copy: there's no
accessible root account, and you use ``sudo'' to temporarily get
permissions to do stuff.

Not really. In Ubuntu, there is still an almighty root account with all
consequences and hiding it does not change that. If you really want to
move in the direction of solving the problem, you should rather learn
SELinux, not praise Ubuntu for their pseudosecurity games.

Michal Kubecek

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