suid-bit

Jean-Pierre Schwickerath lists at schwicky.net
Mon Jul 16 13:16:35 PDT 2001


On Sun, 15 Jul 2001 16:58:25 -0300 (ART), Guillermo Pereyra Irujo said:
>  >  :-((
>  > And as I tried perl scripts aren't either...
>  > Hell, I want to set up a script that dials pppd so that I don't need to log in
>  > as root to get on the net. There must be a way... I don't understand, 'cause
>  > Guido Socher from Linux Focus wrote that perl script to set up a connection and
>  > it needs to be chowned 6755 and owned by root.
>  > This thing used to work...
>  
>  Does chmoding 4755 /usr/sbin/pppd what you need?

To get connected, sure, but if I want to disconnect, I used to do killall -TERM
pppd and there it tells me that I'm not owner, bla bla

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