Re: PPP as normal user
I have problems starting ppp as a normal user also that I have not been
able to cure by mucking with permissiont in /etc and elsewhere. Mind
firing off a quick ls -l /etc/ppp*? I'd really appreciate it.
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On 27 Aug 1998, Martin Bialasinski wrote:
> >> "s" == servis <email@example.com> writes:
> s> | /etc/chatscripts/provider:
> s> | -rw-r----- 1 root dip 512 Aug 14 22:29 provider
> s> ^^^^
> s> BINGO! I found that the group read bit was not on on this file.
> s> Changed that and I am a happy camper now. In fact I just dialed in to
> s> send this mail using my user account.
> But this is strange. pppd is setuid root. So it should be able to
> read any file, right?
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