starting " weston " with non root user

Daniel Stone daniel at
Fri Apr 28 18:41:42 UTC 2017

Hi Shrawan,

On 28 April 2017 at 07:48, shrawan kumar <connect.shrawan at> wrote:
> I want to start weston as non root user and I do not want to take
> "weston-launch" approach .

Without knowing why you don't want to use 'weston-launch', I can only
guess as to what would be acceptable for you. Nonetheless, if you use
systemd-logind, just running 'weston' on its own works just fine as

> I could see relevant work has been done as per this post :

I don't believe any of this work was ever sent upstream.


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