[LightDM] Version 1.0.6 released

Robert Ancell robert.ancell at gmail.com
Wed Nov 2 08:42:41 PDT 2011

Fixes a security issue where using ~/.Xauthority as a symlink would
cause LightDM to set the destination of the link to user ownership.
All users of 1.0.4 or 1.0.5 should upgrade immediately.

Overview of changes in lightdm 1.0.6

    * Use lchown for correcting ownership of ~/.Xauthority instead of chown

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