Re: Deskbar Applet, NewStuffManager, 2.16, Installing New Plug-Ins, AutoUpdate, etc.

On 8/4/06, Nigel Tao <nigel tao gnome gmail com> wrote:
Just a thought - one mechanism is to require two signatures, or
mandatory review.

What exactly are you trying to stop again? I thought the point was to
stop server cracking (note that many projects don't sign their source

If this starts getting into reviewing code to check for evil, then
this is something totally different and much harder. There's not much
point in doing that, IMHO. Just give a bunch of trusted people access
to the index file, and if somebody reports that a particular plugin
has gone bad, yank it.

thanks -mike

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