Adrian Smarzewski adrians at
Sat Nov 23 13:27:22 PST 2002

On Sat, 23 Nov 2002 17:16:04 +0000
Richard Lightman <richard at> wrote:

> Without these patches, the packages do not build/run. There is not
> much choice about including them.
> Including the patches as part of the book will make some people think
> they have a secure system. Unfortunately the only way to keep a
> system secure is to UNDERSTAND and deal with each issue as it arises.
> Including the patches as part of the book will take time, and searching
> the book for security related changes sounds like far to much effort.
> If you just post to lfs-security when you find problems, people will
> find out more quickly, and with less effort. ;-)

OK, thanks for your time.

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