coreutils su

Robert Connolly cendres at videotron.ca
Mon Jan 19 20:53:05 PST 2004


On January 19, 2004 08:20 pm, Archaic wrote:
> On Sun, Jan 18, 2004 at 07:36:29PM -0500, Robert Connolly wrote:
> > I'm keeping my eyes open for a way to build
> > su without installing it. Sound good?
>
> If the assumption is made that readers have just built LFS-5.x prior to
> building HLFS, then this is moot as su already exists and shadow's will
> overwrite it.

I think its important to look for ways of preventing any overwritting or 
moving of objects after they're installed. Its easier to allow it to build, 
and just prevent it from installing, than it is to keep it from building at 
all.




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