[PATCH xserver] check for elevated privileges not uid=0 (V2)
jcristau at debian.org
Thu Oct 13 11:13:52 PDT 2011
On Mon, Oct 10, 2011 at 16:40:25 +0200, Michal Suchanek wrote:
> On 10 October 2011 16:07, Antoine Martin <antoine at nagafix.co.uk> wrote:
> > This allows us to run the server as a normal user whilst still
> > being able to use the -modulepath, -logfile and -config switches
> Thanks for the patch.
> Works for me on Debian with recent X server git.
> Tested-by: Michal Suchanek <hramrach at centrum.cz>
> $ X +extension GLX +extension RANDR +extension RENDER -logfile
> /scratch/xdummy.log -config ~hramrach/xdummy.conf :1
> xf86PrivsElevated: not tested yet.
> xf86PrivsElevated: elevated: uid 1000, euid 1000, gid 1000, egid 0.
That egid 0 looks like a bug in our (Debian's) wrapper. I should fix
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