What User Runs Startup Scripts?
drew at mykitchentable.net
Thu Jan 12 02:00:18 PST 2006
On 1/11/2006 10:18 PM Igor Robul said the following:
>On Wed, Jan 11, 2006 at 08:44:54PM -0800, Drew Tomlinson wrote:
>>On 1/10/2006 7:09 AM Igor Robul said the following:
>>>Do you have tun0 interface on boot time? Are you activating ppp
>>I do run openvpn and its start up script creates tun0 and tun1. No
>>ppp. But the "fatal error" is "Not root". Why is ntop not root?
>Does openvpn start before or after ntop? I _think_, that ntop when tries open
>network device and cant do this, it "thinks" that it is not running as
>Remove tun* interfaces from list of interfaces ntop is monitoring. If
>problem persist then I'm wrong, if it will disappear, then you can try
>reorder startup sequence, for example start openvpn before ntop.
You are right! Starting openvpn before ntop resolves this issue.
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