[Cado-nfs-discuss] [error] caused by a larger special-q

Pierrick Gaudry pierrick.gaudry at loria.fr
Mon Jul 23 16:57:39 CEST 2018


> well, I run it as a root because I need to install some dependencies first
> before using cado, so it feels kinda bothersome to reenter password
> everytime It needs root permission. But, will it be unsafe, then?

It depends if you trust the cado-nfs developpers ;-)

Even if we are honest, we could have made a mistake in the code that
implies doing "rm -rf /" or something similarly bad for the system, if
you gives weird, untested parameters.

At your own risk...

Regards,
Pierrick


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