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Re: Bug#179125: maintainer scripts tries to exec script in /tmp

On Mon, 2003-02-03 at 13:40, Andreas Metzler wrote:

> >   /sbin/start-stop-daemon --chuid postgres --name `basename $SCRIPTFILE`
> > --startas $SCRIPTFILE --start
> > I'm not sure how to express the command in a form that will work if
> > $SCRIPTFILE can't be executed directly.
> Just guessing:
> su - postgres -c "/usr/bin/perl /tmp/config.151751"
>                   cu andreas

Using "su - postgres -c" is excluded because it won't work with SELinux!

This method seems to work:

linda:/home/olly# /sbin/start-stop-daemon --name fred
  --startas /bin/bash --start  -- /tmp/ol

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