[Desktop_printing] Portland tool: xdg-su (Was: Role of CUPS and error handling)

Bastian, Waldo waldo.bastian at intel.com
Mon Apr 3 21:18:08 PDT 2006


>2.
>Test that the effective user id is 0
>otherwise tell the user in the user's language
>that he must switch to root before running the setup program.

*shameless plug*
This step can be automated with the xdg-su tool from the Portland
project.
See http://portland.freedesktop.org/wiki/TaskSu

Cheers,
Waldo




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