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Re: allowing root X apps

I meant cdrecord of course, sorry for any confusion.  Does something called
"cdroast" even exist?

On Tue, Oct 30, 2001 at 09:24:32PM -0800, Marc Wilson wrote:
> On Tue, Oct 30, 2001 at 07:24:21PM -0600, John Hasler wrote:
> > If root has to run the GUI file a bug against it.
> Well, cdroast itself has to run as root or with root privs... just giving
> the user access to the device isn't enough as cdroast complains about
> system calls it can't use.
> OTOH, xcdroast will STOP you if you try to run it as root (it has a wrapper
> to get around it).
> -- 
> Marc Wilson
> mwilson@moonkingdom.net
> mwilson@cts.com

Marc Wilson

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