Re: question about Linux boxes only running as root

The Doctor wrote:
Right I got a customer who is only running one account, namely root
and 1 app. I suspect this person is opening himself to trouble.

well its a risk yu dont need to take.

Youy can configure IIRC a no password user login, and put that user in the root group so privileges needed for admin are granted automatically, and still run as an unprivileged user..