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Bug 150180 - "up2date --show-orphans" shouldn't ask for root password
"up2date --show-orphans" shouldn't ask for root password
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: up2date (Show other bugs)
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Assigned To: Adrian Likins
Fanny Augustin
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Reported: 2005-03-03 08:39 EST by petrosyan
Modified: 2007-11-30 17:11 EST (History)
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Last Closed: 2005-03-03 12:36:50 EST
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Description petrosyan 2005-03-03 08:39:24 EST
Description of problem:
"up2date --show-orphans" command should not as for root password.

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1. Open a non-root terminal
2. type: "up2date --show-orphans"
Actual results:
up2date asks for the root password

Expected results:
up2date should not ask for the root password
Comment 1 Adrian Likins 2005-03-03 12:36:50 EST
may address in up2date rewrite, but it's a WONTFIX for current
code base
Comment 2 petrosyan 2005-03-03 13:20:57 EST
when is up2date rewrite going to happen?

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