FEDORA-2016-b7b558ac96 created by ndim 5 years ago for Fedora 22
stable

beep-1.3-16.fc* adds documentation and helping files for non-root users to run beep successfully. This includes:

  • Updated documentation in /usr/share/doc/beep/README.fedora which explains the sudo based setup.

  • Example sudoers configuration file at /etc/sudoers.d/beep which the system admin must adapt for their local system's needs.

  • Shell aliases for beep to allow non-root users to run beep from the shell via sudo -n, for both sh and csh type shells.

If you do not set up sudoers, the behaviour of beep is the same: As root, running beep beeps. As non-root user, running beep produces an error message. The error message is just a different one now, produced by sudo.

How to install

sudo dnf upgrade --advisory=FEDORA-2016-b7b558ac96

This update has been submitted for testing by ndim.

5 years ago

This update has been pushed to testing.

5 years ago

This update has reached 7 days in testing and can be pushed to stable now if the maintainer wishes

5 years ago

This update has been submitted for stable by ndim.

5 years ago

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BZ#1133231 beep only works for root
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