bug-gnu-emacs
[Top][All Lists]
Advanced

[Date Prev][Date Next][Thread Prev][Thread Next][Date Index][Thread Index]

bug#11194: 24.0.95; sudo rm doesn't work with absolute directory paths o


From: Thierry Volpiatto
Subject: bug#11194: 24.0.95; sudo rm doesn't work with absolute directory paths on the file system
Date: Tue, 10 Apr 2012 18:57:31 +0200
User-agent: Gnus/5.13 (Gnus v5.13) Emacs/24.0.95 (gnu/linux)

Thierry Volpiatto <address@hidden> writes:

> Hi Michael,
>
> Michael Albinus <address@hidden> writes:
>
>> And, btw, people who don't like the current behaviour are free to add
>>
>> alias sudo *sudo $*
> Most people use such an alias because eshell/sudo is not working with
> commands where files are not involved 
> e.g "eshell/sudo uname -a" or "eshell/sudo fdisk -l" etc...
>
> ==> ssh: connect to host localhost port 22: Connection refused
>
> Using default-directory instead of
> /sudo:address@hidden:<default-directory> (which use ssh port 22!!!!)
> fix it
>
> (let ((default-directory (if (string= host "localhost")
>                              default-directory
>                              (format "/sudo:address@hidden:%s" user host 
> dir))))
>
> But maybe I missed something?
And also it is using /bin/sh which is not aware of many system
maintenance commands mostly used as root with sudo.

-- 
  Thierry
Get my Gnupg key:
gpg --keyserver pgp.mit.edu --recv-keys 59F29997 






reply via email to

[Prev in Thread] Current Thread [Next in Thread]