[Guidelines change] Changes to the packaging guidelines

Frank Ch. Eigler fche at redhat.com
Fri May 22 01:03:42 UTC 2015

Jason L Tibbitts III <tibbs at math.uh.edu> writes:

> Here are the recent changes to the packaging guidelines:
> [...]
>  * https://fedoraproject.org/wiki/Packaging:DefaultServices
> [...]

In this context (1.1 "locally running services"), what is a "public
network socket"?  Is the idea that localhost services are now
permitted by default (despite the risk of e.g. privilege escalation
that we had tried to preclude before)?

- FChE

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