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Description of problem:
The tvtime binary is installed setuid root. Is that wise ?
AFAIK it is because it needs access to /dev/rtc
Can that not be solved in some other way ?
The last thing we need is a remote break-in over TV signals ;-)
Is there really no other way for precise timing but /dev/rtc ?
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yes, it's needed to set the max-user-freq on /dev/rtc. But I don't see
it's critical because it will be dropped to a user after doing that.
in my opinion it's safe by removing setuid root. I will remove it in
next rebuild. Perhaps adding "dev.rtc.max-user-freq = 1024" in