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

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