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Re: Adding /sbin and /usr/sbin to everyone's path in F10



Tom "spot" Callaway wrote:
I propose that we add /sbin and /usr/sbin to the path for normal users
(as well as root) for F10? There are plenty of useful tools in there for
non-root users (ifconfig, fdisk, parted), and IMHO, any tool which
assumes the user is root because it lives in /sbin is fundamentally
broken.

Perhaps the initial ancient UNIX idea was to isolate unprivileged users from commands which they cannot run. IOW, to avoid a situation "I've discovered that there is a command, but why I have no rights to run it?" :)


~buc
http://www.fedoraproject.org/wiki/DmitryButskoy


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