build ports from not a root user?
ml at my.gd
Thu Jul 21 14:54:04 UTC 2011
On 7/21/11 12:02 PM, Peter Vereshagin wrote:
> Oh freebsd-questions want you buy me a mersedes benz?
What the f... ?
> I'd like to build my ports from not a root user.
That is possible but exceedingly highly inconvenient.
What is the reason for doing that ?
I can not come up with a scenario where one would want to do that.
Rather than the means you'd like to use, tell us the end you're trying
In other terms: what are you trying to do ? (and don't tell me "building
a port as a non root user")
> How can I tell the ports system that it should su ( switch user ) before to
> build the dependencies?
I don't think you can.
> Can portupgrade handle this?
> Dependencies should be installed from a root user.
And the rest of your ports too.
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