Subject: Re: operator shutdowns and su
To: Julio M. Merino Vidal <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Hubert Feyrer <email@example.com>
Date: 05/13/2006 20:14:01
On Sat, 13 May 2006, Hubert Feyrer wrote:
>> From testing, it seems that script is indeed ran under the UID of the user
> running shutdown(8), not under UID 0. I wonder if some set(e?)uid(0) is
> missing in shutdown.c::dorcshutdown()?
actually it gets run with UID=user,EUID=0, and putting something like 'su
user -c id' brought the right thing without asking for a password.
How to reproduce the problem?