[fpc-devel] Linux kernel behaviour change regarding keyboard
chrivers at iversen-net.dk
Thu Jul 19 18:41:05 CEST 2007
Marco van de Voort wrote:
>> Ales wrote:
>> A project the size of the IDE is unauditable, given it's size.
>> This again is not meant to criticize the IDE - any project of the size
>> is unauditable.
> Not that it is doable for us for the IDE, but OpenBSD seems to think
Sure, because it's a product written from the ground up with security in
mind, by security freaks eating and breathing security.
That's simply not the focus of FPC, nor should it be, necessarily.
> But I still think not making a separation between server related and desktop
> security in Linux is the big problem.
I don't think that's exactly right. On server-distros there typically
ARE more security features enabled.
> People that feel limited by all kinds of security features turn stuff of at
> random. These kinds of petty changes only increase the risk.
That's a luser problem, but I somewhat agree with your point.
Anyway, this is a pretty dead horse. Let's hope Andrew Morton can help
us solve this the right way - in the kernel.
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