[MonoDevelop] Root Access

Federico Di Gregorio fog at initd.org
Sun Apr 20 14:58:41 EDT 2008

Il giorno dom, 20/04/2008 alle 19.29 -0700, Martin Olsson ha scritto:
> Hardcoding something like that is unfortunately not very robust or 
> portable, some distros doesn't have "sudo" at all (Fedora etc) and all 
> distros might not have sudo available at this particular path. YMMV.

Obviously. The other possibilities are making the program itself suid
root (various degrees of danger depending on the program) or making mono
suid root (quite dangerous I'd say). Requiring sudo is, IMHO, the most
easy and secure option.


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