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Submission + - Torvalds Calls openSUSE Security 'Too Instrusive' (itworld.com)

jfruh writes: "The balance between security and ease of use is always a tricky one to strike, and Linux distros tend to err on the side of caution. But no less a luminary than Linus Torvalds thinks openSUSE has gone too far. When his kid needed to call from school for the root password just so he could add a printer to a laptop, that's when Linus decided things had gone off the rails."
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Torvalds Calls openSUSE Security 'Too Instrusive'

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