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TheRaven11-Mar-19 9:05
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dandy7211-Mar-19 5:13
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Nathan Minier wrote:
if you install a graphical UI on a system that runs production-critical tasks, you're doing it wrong.


I take it most Linux distributions aren't intended to run production-critical tasks, then. I'll have to remember that argument.

Nathan Minier wrote:
If you don't want to UI to have those permissions....remove those permissions. It's not terribly hard, and it's generally not an oversight.


What you're saying is that most Linux distribution creators choose to ship in a "convenience over security" state.
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