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Authored by: chabig on Jul 25, '02 09:53:30AM

Of course you are right. There are ways around the open firmware password, and someone could always take the hard to another computer (not easy on the iBook, BTW). I am not after foolproof security. If someone steals my iBook someday, I just want to make life harder for them. Or if I misplace the computer, I don't want nosy people browsing around before they call me to return it.

The encrypted disk image works great for more security, though.

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