Re: installing .run files

From: Nils Philippsen (nphilipp_at_redhat.com)
Date: 02/20/04

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    On Fri, 2004-02-20 at 18:37, Jon Lindberg wrote:

    > Try running it frim a terminal (as root) ==> # /path/to/file.run ;-)

    People! Be careful with your suggestions, you don't know where this file
    is from, what it is, ... it could be anything from an installer to a
    trojan horse. Randomly running stuff as root is not exactly what I would
    suggest in this case.

    Nils

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