Released jhalfs-2.1

Bruce Dubbs bruce.dubbs at
Fri Dec 8 08:30:42 PST 2006

Alexander E. Patrakov wrote:
> wrote:
>> But take note that now jhalfs-2.x must be run as unprivileged user
>> with sudo privileges.
> Let's discuss what's the best way to implement this on the CD. In the
> current setup, jhalfs is simply unpacked into root's home directory, but
> that won't work with new jhalfs.
> I propose, instead of the current setup, to add the new "jhalfs" user to
> /etc/passwd on the CD, setup sudo, put the jhalfs tarball in
> /lfs-sources, and put some README file into root's home directory (or
> append this information to the existing README). Any better suggestions
> are welcome.

Are you going to leave the jhalfs user with a null password?

  -- Bruce

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