[vdr] set system time without root priviledges

Udo Richter udo_richter at gmx.de
Sat Jul 23 17:57:17 CEST 2005


Simon Baxter wrote:
> I applied that patch - is there any other instruction on how to get around :
> 
> cannot set group id 501: Operation not permitted 

This patch lacks some good readme instructions...

I guess you found the Make.config.template file and changed your 
Make.config accordingly?

Did you realize that you now have to start VDR as root, and VDR will 
change its user to the one you've set in Make.config?

Cheers,

Udo



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