F21 Self Contained Change: Playground repository

Bruno Wolff III bruno at wolff.to
Tue Apr 8 20:54:34 UTC 2014


On Tue, Apr 08, 2014 at 13:04:54 -0400,
   Stephen Gallagher <sgallagh at redhat.com> wrote:
>
>Similarly, there are a great many useful Ruby libraries and
>applications out there for which unbundling them would be an exercise
>in futility. Ask yourself which is more important to most users:
>1) My OS is perfectly maintainable by engineers.
>or
>2) My OS lets me install the software I need without hassle.

This can result in more work when there are security events. One thing 
I was happy about with Fedora is that by updating openssl and restarting 
services I am pretty sure I have blocked that attack. Who is going to do 
the work searching for bundled libraries when similar events occur in 
the future?


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