Casper.Dik at Sun.COM wrote: >> 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) ... > > Ok, if the proposal is ammended to mode 1777 then that is good.
I'm happy with that too. -- Darren J Moffat