Subject: Re: non-root processes in rc.local
To: Brook Milligan <brook@trillium.NMSU.Edu>
From: Michael Graff <>
List: current-users
Date: 08/14/1995 18:02:41
Here's what I do:

su postgres /usr/local/postgres/bin/

where contains the commands used to get the daemon going.

>I would like to run a database monitor deamon from rc.local but don't
>want it to have root permissions.  How can I get it to run with
>different permissions?
>Brook G. Milligan                      Internet:
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