Re: GNOME and superuser (privilege raising) integration
- From: Hongli Lai <h lai chello nl>
- To: Sean Middleditch <elanthis awesomeplay com>, desktop-devel-list gnome org
- Subject: Re: GNOME and superuser (privilege raising) integration
- Date: Wed, 14 May 2003 15:51:12 +0200
On Wednesday 14 May 2003 15:12, Sean Middleditch wrote:
> > They don't have to be setuid root. They just talk to su/sudo.
> Right. I thought you wanted a bunch of different backends? PAM on some
> systems, su on others, etc.? To get the full flexibility of PAM when
> available? (Since su is rather, well, black and white.)
Maybe you'll understand it better if you take a look at the source code.
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