[colord] [PATCH] Allow the daemon to run with a different user
hughsient at gmail.com
Tue Aug 23 04:51:39 PDT 2011
On 23 August 2011 12:44, Christopher James Halse Rogers
<christopher.halse.rogers at canonical.com> wrote:
> Since nothing during daemon initialisation seems to require root, it's probably
> easier to just ask dbus to start the daemon as the user we want rather than
> starting as root and dropping privs.
You're right -- it's much easier just to do than drop privs in the daemon.
I've applied this in git master. There's a new upstream release on the
first Monday of the month (every month) so there's not long to wait if
you want to ship the new tarball.
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