Can the LFS/BLFS scripts start as non-root user
jmeans at physics.tamu.edu
Wed Apr 18 15:15:31 PDT 2007
John Gnew wrote:
> I am attempting to setup anope as services for Unreal IRC. If I setup a
> script in init.d to start anope services at boot time, anope complains
> about running as root and ends. (the anope startup script checks for root)
> So my question is, is there a way to use the LFS/BLFS scripts to start
> anope as a non-root user?
You should be able to just use 'su - <user> -c "<command>"' in the
> If I can not use the bootscripts to allow anope to run as a non-root
> user, is there another way to start something at boot time as a non-root
Depending on your window manager (if you have one) there are various
ways to start programs on login.
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