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Re: Switching user and environment variables to root to install packages
After "su -" with root password the installation of a package worked, so maybe
the variables were inherited.
Anyway thank you for all your advices, I will try the various suggested options.
> Sent: Wednesday, July 02, 2014 at 2:28 PM
> From: "Brett Lymn" <blymn%internode.on.net@localhost>
> To: "NetBSD Users Mailing List" <netbsd-users%netbsd.org@localhost>
> Subject: Re: Switching user and environment variables to root to install
> On Wed, Jul 02, 2014 at 11:31:32PM +1200, Chris Bannister wrote:
> > Try 'su -'
> > The '-' should inherit the environment.
> No. It does exactly the opposite.
> Brett Lymn
> Let go, or be dragged - Zen proverb.
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