Privilege separation

Damien Miller djm at
Thu Oct 30 08:19:29 EST 2003

On Thu, 2003-10-30 at 05:04, Dan Yefimov wrote:
> On Wed, 29 Oct 2003, Christopher Linn wrote:
> > > 2all: Is there at least one maintainer around in the list that would simply
> > > apply that simple patch without such unreasonable resistance? Up to the moment I 
> > > heard no proved criticism against that patch.
> > 
> > with all due respect, i belive the resistance is not "unreasonable,"
> > but rather your insistance is unreasonable.  a patch should prove
> > itself worthy, rather than be applied unless proved unworthy.
> > personally i think you have failed to prove that.  (but then,
> > i'm no develpoper.)
> > 
> IOW, you believe the freedom of choice isn't worth, don't you?

Yes, and you have the freedom of choice to maintin your patch in your
own tree or fork you own version of OpenSSH if you don't like our

Please don't demand us to review your patches for bugs when we don't
agree with your intent.


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