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Fedora 12 to remove unprivileged package installation

Nov 23, 2009, 22:03 (1 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Paul W. Frields)

"The Fedora 12 release contained changes in the default PackageKit behavior that allow installation of packages by users in cases where:

"* the user is logged in on the local console, and
* is installing packages signed with a previously trusted key, and
* is using a previously configured and trusted repository

"After more discussion and thought, though, the package maintainers have posted to the fedora-devel-list mailing list agreeing to provide an update to Fedora 12's PackageKit."

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