... %-}Quote:> Couldn`t agree more. Anyone who logs in as root deserves to be shot
> unless doing sysadmin stuff.
| >1. Running *every* program as root, or logging in as root: don't do that.
| >Urge your friends not to. Ridicule those who post as root to help get
| >the message across.
| No. Politely point out the dangers of logging in as root all the time.
| Derision causes flames.
i _encourage_ my novice sysadmins to log in as root on
their _personal_ boxes. good way to learn to be careful.
sort of like writing essays with a fountain pen..encourages
thinking before putting fingers in gear.