Re: A great LAUGH for all Fedora users today

[Date Prev][Date Next][Thread Prev][Thread Next][Date Index][Thread Index]

 



On 12/30/2009 08:30 PM, Suvayu Ali wrote:
> On Wednesday 30 December 2009 05:58 PM, Bill Davidsen wrote:
>> Having someone change the Linux root password would be better how? I
>> guess I don't know enough about Win7 to know why this is funny.
>>
> 
> I think he means the root password would prevent a user from doing
> anything drastic. Changing the password of a regular user could easily
> solved by root. Whereas in Windows most of the time a regular user logs
> in with admin privileges.
> 
You would think that display machines would be set up with a guest
account. Limiting logins to the guest account drastically reduces
the damage you can do. (Does Win7 offer the guest login?)

Mikkel
-- 

  Do not meddle in the affairs of dragons,
for thou art crunchy and taste good with Ketchup!

Attachment: signature.asc
Description: OpenPGP digital signature

-- 
fedora-list mailing list
[email protected]
To unsubscribe: https://www.redhat.com/mailman/listinfo/fedora-list
Guidelines: http://fedoraproject.org/wiki/Communicate/MailingListGuidelines

[Index of Archives]     [Current Fedora Users]     [Fedora Desktop]     [Fedora SELinux]     [Yosemite News]     [Yosemite Photos]     [KDE Users]     [Fedora Tools]     [Fedora Docs]

  Powered by Linux