Casper.Dik at Sun.COM wrote:
> 
> >Yeah, you'll notice that if you try to su to root and run installers
> >that run pkgadd internally.  I use this method, and the StarOffice 8
> >installer failed quite mysteriously until I realized it was just an
> >instance of that problem and reset TMPDIR to something else.
> 
> This, unfortunately, kills the whole idea in my mind.
> (I vaguely remembered similar issues from the past)

Why ? the whole idea is about "usuablity" and not "security" (see my
other postings) ...

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Bye,
Roland

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