netfilter firewalling problems and solutions

Archaic archaic at
Sun Feb 22 16:25:30 PST 2004

On Sun, Feb 22, 2004 at 03:36:37AM -0500, Robert Connolly wrote:
> Its about keeping packages from overwritting eachothers files on make
> install.  We already know gcc and binutils, and coreutils and shadow
> install files with the same name. These can be patched but with new
> packages its not easy to know this untill its too late.

I'm still questioning if my understanding of this is correct. Because
what I see in the above doesn't seem valid. If user lfs has the ability
to install files then user lfs can overwrite those files. What are you
proposing exactly?


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