Bug 11012 - smbstatus can only work as root
smbstatus can only work as root
Status: NEW
Product: Samba 4.1 and newer
Classification: Unclassified
Component: Tools
4.1.14
All All
: P5 normal
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Assigned To: Andreas Schneider
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Reported: 2014-12-16 15:29 UTC by Andreas Schneider
Modified: 2015-01-02 09:15 UTC (History)
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Description Andreas Schneider 2014-12-16 15:29:35 UTC
smbstatus can only work as root as it need to access databases with sensitive information. We should print a warning to a user trying to execute it as root.