[oe] samba-essential upgrade or remove?
Holger Hans Peter Freyther
holger+oe at freyther.de
Mon Mar 15 16:53:55 CET 2010
On Monday 15 March 2010 15:58:17 Frans Meulenbroeks wrote:
> > See. This is not the point of liking or not liking a given recipe. I
> > don't like the fact that this recipe is not maintained for years and has
> > the possibility of damaging the reputation of distros built with OE. I
> > assume even users of SlugOS do not like if their device gets owned via
> > known and circulating exploits?
> I think the chances are small that anyone would put a slug on the open
Well, at least here in Taiwan people get a pool of public IP addresses and
everything behind the main switch of a flat has a public address.
> Note that this might go a lot further than you think.
> It also means keeping things like php, python and perl up to date as
> people could exploit bugs in php code or cgi scripts.
Yes, I upgraded php5, python didn't need an upgrade, perl is going to be
upgraded... It is not like that I'm asking to create a security team and do
code audits... All I ask for is to go to here and update software in time.
It is not like we need to update stuff every day... if we as a community can't
do something as simple as that people should use stuff from people that can do
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