How to interact with existing dbus session through sudo?
louiserbaldwin at aol.com
Tue Mar 18 11:22:45 PDT 2014
I need to be able to run tasks consecutively for two different users (root and Louise). How do you suggest this be accomplished if it's "impossible" to use sudo with dbus?
From: Thiago Macieira <thiago at kde.org>
To: Louise Baldwin <louiserbaldwin at aol.com>
Sent: Sun, Mar 16, 2014 6:14 pm
Subject: Re: How to interact with existing dbus session through sudo?
One user cannot connect to another user's session bus. That's why you should
not do it: because it doesn't work.
Redesign your solution.
Em dom 16 mar 2014 16:31:00 você escreveu:
> Could you please explain a) how I would do it and b) why you don't recommend
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Thiago Macieira <thiago at kde.org>
> To: dbus <dbus at lists.freedesktop.org>
> Sent: Sun, Mar 16, 2014 12:14 pm
> Subject: Re: How to interact with existing dbus session through sudo?
> Em dom 16 mar 2014, às 08:56:18, Louise Baldwin escreveu:
> > How can I go about accessing an existing dbus session through sudo?
> You shouldn't do that.
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