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 Cleanliness next to Rootliness

"An interesting operating system that attempts to do a better job of separating out system privileges, administrative privileges and user privileges is Apple's Macintosh OS X. OS X disables the root user in the underlying Unix system, but allows the privileged administrative user to administer the system. There is room for improvements with this approach, but I argue that it is a more secure road to travel than the one Linspire seems to be advocating."

 (Submitted by Noel Tue May 3, 2005 )


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