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Fedora 12's package installation policy tightened

AdamWill (604569) writes | more than 4 years ago

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AdamWill (604569) writes "In response to Slashdot's earlier story about Fedora 12's controversial package installation authentication policy, the package maintainers have agreed that the controversial policy will be tightened to require root authentication for trusted package installation. Please see the official announcement and the development mailing list post for more details."
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Anonymous Coward | more than 4 years ago | (#30169198)

its not hard to remember an extra password if they want to install something
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