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Old 07-22-2017, 09:00 AM   #16
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I'm not saying it is or isn't a security risk, only saying that he just improperly installed the software - so it was his fault for what it did and not the ones that wrote it.
I'm saying that the morons who wrote the installer are to blame for being morons. Writing an installer that puts an application in a place which isn't even supposed to be executable takes a special kind of idiot.
 
Old 07-22-2017, 09:12 AM   #17
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I'm saying that the morons who wrote the installer are to blame for being morons. Writing an installer that puts an application in a place which isn't even supposed to be executable takes a special kind of idiot.
you'll have to take that up with management.
 
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Given that some programs should be installed by root and others not, it would be a good idea if programmers specifed which approach to use in the docs or even as a -?/-h option.
 
  


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