[Ffmpeg-devel] PATCH: Build Suffix

Måns Rullgård mru
Thu Jul 28 18:28:33 CEST 2005

Mike Melanson said:
> M?ns Rullg?rd wrote:
>> Charles Yates said:
>>>On Thu, 2005-07-28 at 10:44 -0400, Rich Felker wrote:
>>>>sudo is idiotic anyway. If you allow someone to sudo make install,
>>>>they can have full root perms in a few seconds.
>>>LOL - this is true of course, but, umm, for most self administered
>>>development machines, won't the user have full root perms anyway?
>> Sure he will, and hence he has no need for sudo in the first place.
> 	sudo still provides some useful features, like logging everything done
> through sudo.


> It can also be used from a remote login, unlike 'su' (per my knowledge).

Both can be enabled or disabled individually for most kinds of terminals.
The specifics will depend on which authentication methods your system uses.

M?ns Rullg?rd
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