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Re: trust [was Re: Open Xlock as root]



On Thu, 16 Dec 1999, Pavel Kankovsky wrote:

> If "there's sufficient physical security in place", then there is no need
> to use vlock (or xlock or whatever-else-lock) at all. :)

Well, picture a scenario (perhaps in a lab) where the input/output devices
(monitor/keyboard/mouse) are accessible to anyone, but the CPU is locked
in a cabinet. :)

-Steve Langasek
postmodern programmer



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