loader: more stringent sanity check

Marcus Meissner marcus at jet.franken.de
Thu Mar 20 18:28:34 CDT 2008

On Thu, Mar 20, 2008 at 03:41:00PM -0700, Dan Kegel wrote:
> On Thu, Mar 20, 2008 at 3:28 PM, Alexandre Julliard <julliard at winehq.org> wrote:
> >  I hope you are not seriously suggesting that we do this...
> Seriously.
> >  I'm not at all convinced that we need even a warning, there doesn't seem
> >  to be much concrete evidence that running as root is actually harmful,
> Many, many newbies are running wine as root without
> really needing to.  They are much more likely to screw
> up their systems this way.  Are you saying we should stop
> advising against this?

QUestion is ... Why do they do this?

Ciao, Marcus

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