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    SubjectRe: PATCH: cdrecord: avoiding scsi device numbering for ide devices
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    Le sam 21/08/2004 à 08:58, David Greaves a écrit :

    > Can someone explain why it isn't anyone with _write_ access to the device?
    > Surely it's better to drop a user into a group or setgid a program?
    >
    > If I have write access to a device then I can wipe it's media anyway.
    > Is there something I'm missing?

    If you have write access to a single partition only, you could always
    screw the entire disk (and with firmware upload, it's really totally
    screwed).

    Xav

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