[mythtv-users] sudo nice --5 xine Permissions?
gull at gull.us
Mon Aug 20 19:59:54 UTC 2007
On Aug 20, 2007, at 12:45 PM, Joe Ripley wrote:
> 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
I don't think setuid scripts work under Linux. I think you need a
wrapper written in some other language. I could be wrong, though.
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