firebird as non-root

Vulpes Velox kitbsdlists at
Sat Nov 1 00:59:34 PST 2003

On Fri, 31 Oct 2003 23:32:25 -0500
Gerard Samuel <fbsd-questions at> wrote:

> On Friday 31 October 2003 11:25 pm, Vulpes Velox wrote:
> > Has any one else here had problems running firebird not as root? I can
> > execute it and a ps -aux shows it as running, but nothing comes up on the
> > screen. Under root it works rather fine.
> Comes up fine for me.
> Just installed it, and at first just ran 'firebird' from the command prompt, 
> and it came up.
> Then later set up a shortcut icon in KDE.

Yeah, after I deinstalled and nuked a few dirs that deinstall did not take care
of it began working fine again... some problem with installed extensions,
permissions, and ect...

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