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Re: [Openvpn-users] gopenvpn & sudo

  • Subject: Re: [Openvpn-users] gopenvpn & sudo
  • From: "Ross Cameron" <ross.cameron@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Wed, 14 Nov 2007 08:20:35 +0200

Why not just write a small script that does the sudo (make sure u're
in sudoers and can run any and all commands without a password) and
just call the script instead?

On Nov 13, 2007 7:16 PM, Paul Engel <paul@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> I saw a note in the archive that gopenvpn doesn't need to run as sudo,
> but when I run it that way I get a Segmentation Fault.  If I run it with
> sudo it works fine.  Unfortunately the startup applet that's installed
> doesn't run a root and when I try to setuid on gopenvpn I see the GTK
> cannot be run with setuid.
> Help please... I use OpenVPN to multiple servers and having to leave a
> terminal open while running is distracting.
> Thanks.
> --
> Paul Engel
> Overall Computer Geek
> paul@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx
> http://www.cyberengel.com
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