Re: Usage of dpkg under cygwin
--- Paul Baker <email@example.com> wrote:
> On Tuesday, October 8, 2002, at 04:34 PM, Mark Paulus wrote:
> > I briefly looked at fakeroot, and determined that it was
> > too much trouble at the time to work with fakeroot, and it was
> > quicker to manipulate my /etc/passwd to make my
> > administrator account be root, and then to telnet back in
> > to my box as root.
> why not just use sudo?
Does sudo not use a daemon as well as fakeroot? I will post my
question to the cygwin list. But maybe the easier is do to the passwd
trick as well.
James Michael DuPont
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