[FFmpeg-devel] [PATCH] Fix compilation on OpenBSD
Tue Nov 18 13:05:44 CET 2008
M?ns Rullg?rd wrote:
> Andrew Savchenko wrote:
>> On Tuesday 18 November 2008 00:25, M?ns Rullg?rd wrote:
>>> How can anyone live under such conditions?
>> Security implies some limitations.
> I doubt that make 3.80 is any more or less secure than make 3.81, but
But not everything a user might install is safe, and some users might
potentially install dangerous things intentionally (to give themselves
backdoors for later use); preventing that also falls under the heading
of "security", and the obvious way to prevent it is to restrict what
users are permitted to install.
Warning: Simply because I argue an issue does not mean I agree with any
side of it.
Secrecy is the beginning of tyranny.
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