On Tue, Feb 10, 2009 at 4:34 PM, Matt Brookings <m...@inter7.com> wrote:
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> Manvendra Bhangui wrote:
>> On Tue, Feb 10, 2009 at 11:46 PM, Matt Brookings <m...@inter7.com
>> <mailto:m...@inter7.com>> wrote:
>> What does this patch do exactly? From looking at the patch and
>> trying it,
>> I don't see any difference in operation related to the requirement
>> of root.
>> The patch removes all references to user/groups in /etc/passwd and hence
>> dependency of having vpopmail user in /etc/passwd.
> The configure script still expects you to be root, so the patch needs to
> for that as well.
> Having a flag like --disable-root-check to disable the configuration root
> and then using --prefix to set where to install to might work. This patch
> only to address a single person's need is kind of what I'm saying, and so, it
> be added to the vpopmail project.
> I think the option is a good idea and just needs to be implemented for the
I agree to add an option, I sent the patch just to explain myself. =D
Can I write the modifications or someone of inter7 will do that?
Thanks for this.
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