[arch-haskell] ghc-6.10.2 in testing
vegai at the.hn
Thu Apr 9 06:37:49 EDT 2009
Excerpts from Peter Hercek's message of Thu Apr 09 13:27:44 +0300 2009:
> Vesa Kaihlavirta wrote:
> > Another potential issue:
> > Imagine one of the uninstall.sh scripts having something nasty like the
> > unimaginative rm -rf /.
> > Is this an acceptable risk
> Hi Vesa,
> I hope you meant "rm -rf ./" otherwise removing root directory
> recursively would not be acceptable at all :)
Yes, I meant a situation where somebody had managed to put something harmful
in your /usr/share/haskell/foobar/unregister.sh. And the new ghc package executes
them all before upgrading, as root of course.
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