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Re: Fedora's way forward



On 4/1/06, Rahul Sundaram <sundaram fedoraproject org> wrote:
> The browser automatically installing packages just because you visited
> the page. You will have confirm to something and supply the root
> password and there is GPG keys to verify the source and there is SELinux
> to confine the amount of permissions that a browser has.

Uhm... i think the nature of package installation pretty much requires
a very very loose selinux policy associated with it because the rpm
process which must be spawned software could concievable modifiy
pretty much any system file as part of a perfect valid package
install/update.

-jef


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