[svlug] Using RPM

Seth David Schoen schoen at loyalty.org
Thu Mar 15 17:16:01 PST 2001


Dagmar d'Surreal writes:

> > Seriously though, installing your compiler from source is a great exercise 
> > in understanding that I highly reccommend to those whose social life
> > consists of /.  For real laughs, figure out how to appropriately modify
> > gcc to deliberately introduce security flaws and back doors into programs 
> > compiled with it. Quite a nifty little exercise.
> 
> Shhh!  The LAST thing I want to do is have to check people's compilers for
> trojans.  Don't give the script kiddies any ideas.

Tell it to Ken Thompson.

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