Just NOW fragmenting? Sure...
Posted Mar 1, 2006 1:05 UTC (Wed) by cventers
In reply to: Just NOW fragmenting? Sure...
Parent article: Linux fragmenting at last?
Exactly. One thing that I always saw as great value in systems like
Portage is that a user who uses Portage exclusively simply isn't
vulnerable to most things out there. You can mount your CDs noexec, emerge
all of your software (which is MD5 hashed [and slowly becoming PGP
And while I'm still one of those punks that uses root for everything under
the sun (hey, I'm allowed to because I know my system), I'm glad that
distributions like Ubuntu are working to make people regular users on
their own systems.
Security is fantastic in our source code only world.
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