can not start SVNserve

Lowell Gilbert freebsd-questions-local at
Thu Dec 18 19:27:34 UTC 2008

KES <kes-kes at> writes:

> Why maintainer of rc.subr use 'su' instead of 'sudo'? Maybe su has
> some benefit I do not know. If I edit standart rc.subr to use sudo
> instead of 'su' there maybe other sripts will not sturtup.

su is in the base system, and sudo is not.  Therefore sudo won't be used
in scripts that are part of the base system.

Lowell Gilbert, embedded/networking software engineer, Boston area

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