[mythtv-users] sudo nice --5 xine Permissions?

Joe Ripley vitaminjoe at gmail.com
Mon Aug 20 19:45:47 UTC 2007

On 8/20/07, Jon Boehm <boehm100 at comcast.net> wrote:
> So I want to try increasing its run time priority.  I have a script,
> dvd.sh, that  kicks off xine in the DVD Player field of Myth.  The OS is
> punting because of the "sudo nice --5."  How do I tell the OS that
> anyone can run dvd.sh and they don't need to be root to do this.

Try setting the setuid bit on the script.

chown root.root dvd.sh
chmod 4755 dvd.sh

Joe Ripley
vitaminjoe at gmail.com

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