[PC-BSD Testing] PC-BSD Update manager - password

Kris Moore kris at pcbsd.com
Tue Mar 4 12:26:07 PST 2008


Gerard,

The update manager doesn't need to ask for the password, since its 
running with "sudo". This is by design, otherwise you would be stuck 
having to enter your root PW every time you booted and the 
system-updater was launched :)

-- 

Kris Moore
PC-BSD Software
http://www.pcbsd.com


Gerard van Essen wrote:
> When launched, the Update Manager doesn't prompt for the administrator
> password. Is that not something it should do?
> 
> The User Manager, Services Manager and the System Manager need a password
> before they can be used.
> 
> 
> !DSPAM:1,47cd866f588517567048732!
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