Re: [gentoo-user] Back to bussiness with freecad ... but ...

2017-05-11 Thread tuxic
On 05/11 11:31, Mick wrote: > On Wednesday 10 May 2017 19:43:34 tu...@posteo.de wrote: > > Hi, > > > > ok it seems that previously reported problems > > with compilation problems of the dependencies > > of freecad had gone. > > > > Reason was a mixed up configuration of gcc. > > > > I returned

Re: [gentoo-user] Re: How do I turn off text console screen in software?

2017-05-11 Thread Walter Dnes
On Thu, May 11, 2017 at 04:19:28PM -0700, Daniel Campbell wrote > On 05/10/2017 04:08 PM, Walter Dnes wrote: > > On Wed, May 10, 2017 at 03:36:05PM -0400, Jonathan Callen wrote > > > >> Additionally, "setterm --blank force" turns the console off immediately. > > > > Thank you; that's exactly

Re: [gentoo-user] Re: How do I turn off text console screen in software?

2017-05-11 Thread Daniel Campbell
On 05/10/2017 04:08 PM, Walter Dnes wrote: > On Wed, May 10, 2017 at 03:36:05PM -0400, Jonathan Callen wrote > >> Additionally, "setterm --blank force" turns the console off immediately. > > Thank you; that's exactly what I was looking for. My script > ~/bin/dark now reads... > > #!/bin/bash

[gentoo-user] Re: Risks of making traceroute suid root

2017-05-11 Thread Ian Zimmerman
On 2017-05-11 11:15, Alan McKinnon wrote: > 2. sudo, which frankly is a monumental PITA to maintain - it tends to > grow and bloat and the syntax isn't easy to parse in your mind. It > also doesn't let you give users access to a certain thing, If the thing is an object in the filesystem, old

Re: [gentoo-user] Back to bussiness with freecad ... but ...

2017-05-11 Thread Mick
On Wednesday 10 May 2017 19:43:34 tu...@posteo.de wrote: > Hi, > > ok it seems that previously reported problems > with compilation problems of the dependencies > of freecad had gone. > > Reason was a mixed up configuration of gcc. > > I returned to gcc 5* and that did it. > > Now emerging

Re: [gentoo-user] [OT] Horrible English

2017-05-11 Thread Alan McKinnon
On 11/05/2017 02:09, Peter Humphrey wrote: > On Wednesday 10 May 2017 23:33:37 Alan McKinnon wrote: > >> I you read -dev, you could have replied to the original with a correct >> fix :-) > > No good. I can't read C. I gave up in the '80s and reverted to assembler. > >> The author isn't English

Re: [gentoo-user] Risks of making traceroute suid root

2017-05-11 Thread Alan McKinnon
On 11/05/2017 01:49, Adam Carter wrote: > I want to allow some fairly well trusted users the ablilty to do traces > with icmp. I can give them sudo, but how high is the risk of making > traceroute suid root? AFAIK making text editors or anything that has an > ability to run shell commands suid