from the shrinkwrapped-lamps dept.
NortWind writes "I just saw this in the InfoWorld paper, in the "The Gripe Line" by Ed Foster. It describes how a "...book arrived wrapped in plastic with a shrinkwrap license on the front". Just when you thought it couldn't get any worse..." I wrote an essay about this a year or two ago.
Sendmail may be safely run set-user-id to root.
-- Eric Allman, "Sendmail Installation Guide"