2008: Can't burn CDs - Mandriva

This is a discussion on 2008: Can't burn CDs - Mandriva ; On Thu, 03 Jan 2008 16:21:07 GMT, Jim Beard wrote: >chmod 4755 super >will allow anyone to read and execute super, which >will run as if invoked by root. Root can modify >the file, but not others. Set user id ...

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  1. Re: 2008: Can't burn CDs

    On Thu, 03 Jan 2008 16:21:07 GMT, Jim Beard wrote:

    >chmod 4755 super
    >will allow anyone to read and execute super, which
    >will run as if invoked by root. Root can modify
    >the file, but not others. Set user id is usually
    >frowned upon, as it may create serious security
    >vulnerabilities, but for some purposes there is no
    >good alternative.


    Before "install root suid" was explained, I modified sudoers so I could run
    "sudo /opt/schilly/bin/cdrecord" and that seemed to work fine.


  2. Re: 2008: Can't burn CDs

    on Monday 31 December 2007 07:02
    in the Usenet newsgroup alt.os.linux.mandriva
    Jerry Heyman wrote:

    [snip]
    > Looking for the smallest post to reply to, and one that didn't contain
    > the cdrecord vs wodim fallout, I just wanted to mention that I have
    > opened a bugzilla against k3b
    >
    > see http://qa.mandriva.com/show_bug.cgi?id=36403


    Good, but are you sure it wasn't a media error?


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