[maemo-developers] [maemo-developers] Re: uffff

From: Marius Vollmer marius.vollmer at nokia.com
Date: Fri May 5 18:16:45 EEST 2006
"ext Kasper Souren" <kasper.souren at gmail.com> writes:

> I know
> app-installer-tool is suppsed to run as user,

It is actually supposed to run as the user "install", like so

  $ sudo -u install /usr/bin/app-installer-tool list

> but I tend to always use it as root.

That might leave files behind that can not be modified by the
"install" user, and thus can break the Application installer.

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