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Subject: Re: [Hangout - NYLXS] [artix-general] elongind and X
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On Wed, Nov 22, 2017 at 05:34:54PM +0100, artoo wrote:
> I love these one liners.
What else would be needed aside from one line. I discovered that
loginctl allows regular users to shutdown the system. I can't have
that. Such behavior does an end around the core unix security. I tried
to remove elongd and it said X was a dependendcy.
> Simple answer, you can't, you would need to rebuild xorg.
can I do that and make it a package to admin with pacman?
> Are you sure your special requirements are met with any binary distro?
Its been nearly a decade since I tore through gentoo. Its not
relaistic. What I need is a distro that is systemd free, and new
options are always looked at.
things look like they will get worse with wayland barking at the door.
for the momemnt I chmod 0000 loginctl, but the underlining design flaw
continues of giving root access to normal users though polykit etc
> Such stuff is easy on gentoo for example, but your needs are not
> really well addressed with a binary package distro.
> Packages on binary distros are compromises, how much of its compile
> features to enable.
> Simply speaking, gentoo allows you to customize to very high degree,
> since you compile the packages from source yourself.
Maybe I can compile an x package that doesn't hook into councilkit et
al through gentoo.
> On 22.11.2017 16:35, Ruben Safir wrote:
> >How do I get rid of loginctl and elongd and keep X?
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