vnc-list-digest V1 #1273

James ''Wez'' Weatherall jnw22 "at"
Tue, 18 Sep 2001 17:37:28 +0000

> Yes.  Some people have company policies that require them to notify users
> before taking over their machines.  Popping up a dialog box takes care of
> that, but in some cases you want the connection to go through if there's
> one there to bother -- if it's intended more as a matter of courtesy than
> security.

That makes sense.  Personally, I'd rather implement it as a separate "!"
option, which would pop up the dialog but default to accept, and warn the
user that they need to explicitly reject if they want.


James "Wez" Weatherall
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