[Buildbot-devel] How to compile code as root user

Ben Hearsum bhearsum at mozilla.com
Sun Jun 20 19:43:56 UTC 2010

We've got a particular part of build system which requires root access  
because of a tool on OS X. Our workaround was to wrap the small part  
which requires root access in a binary that is setuid root. Then the  
build system that can call it without runnng compretely as root.

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