[Ffmpeg-devel] PATCH: Build Suffix

Mike Melanson mike
Thu Jul 28 19:36:51 CEST 2005

Diego Biurrun wrote:
> On Thu, Jul 28, 2005 at 10:01:29AM -0600, Mike Melanson wrote:
>>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.
> example?

	If a user actually had sudo privileges on 'make', then it should be 
trivial to do anything you want to the system, especially since make 
just spawns other programs.

> su can be used remotely as well.  It's the standard way of becoming root
> if you don't allow direct root logins.

	Well, I have not been able to make 'su' do that, no matter how much I 
read up on it.	

	-Mike Melanson

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