root on ports

Neven Has haski at sezampro.yu
Thu Feb 15 06:10:38 PST 2001


On Thu, Feb 15, 2001 at 07:58:26AM +0000, Bryan Dumm wrote:
> k, but where is the pass????
> 
> Or are you saying 
> 
> <password>gjfkjreitu8</password>
> stuff
> later on
> <make_install user="root">

No, I don't think that putting a password in the profile is a good idea.
Well, if we send the profile through some encrypted channel or something, 
then I guess it's ok.

But I prefer sending it separately, before we even start talking with 
the backend. Could be part of some initial 5-way handshake. ;)

All this must be carefully thought, we are entering the dangerous zone ...

Neven







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