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Re: [opensuse-factory] sudo and makeSUSEdvd [Was: makeSUSEdvd error]
  • From: Marcus Meissner <meissner@xxxxxxx>
  • Date: Tue, 9 May 2006 08:05:27 +0200
  • Message-id: <20060509060527.GA16204@xxxxxxx>
On Tue, May 09, 2006 at 03:49:19AM +0200, houghi wrote:
> On Tue, May 09, 2006 at 03:18:14AM +0200, Carlos E. R. wrote:
> > > grep sudo makeSUSEdvd
> > > mount does the following. It mounts each iso file to a specific directory.
> > > Each iso and each directory will be different from user to user and even
> > > from one time to the other.
> >
> > Ouch. Complicated.
>
> Perhaps for sudo, but normal for the script. Just look at all the
> different SUSE and SLES names for each and every CD and DVD.
> Next the person can choose where to mount to.
>
> > > Then there is also umount, cpio, echo, rm and yast.
> >
> > umount is similar to mount. Unless you can manage it in the same way as
> > 'mc' does it :-?
>
> I was looking into doing it like mc does, but now that other thiongs need
> root, it becomes obsolete.
>
> > cpio as root? Curious! Unless the files belong to him :-?

> PUT_KEY_IN_INITRD
> Without it, it does not work.

For the device nodes in the initrd. Quite difficult to handle them
as non-root.

ciao, Marcus

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