[Bro] Running Bro NOT as root under Linux

Robin Sommer sommer at in.tum.de
Mon Apr 25 06:57:55 PDT 2005

On Mon, Apr 25, 2005 at 15:25 +0200, Christoph Goeldi wrote:

> Does anyone have a clou how to run Bro as a user different than root 
> under Linux?

On Linux, that's not possible without modifying the kernel. However,
if patching the kernel is an option, here's a patch:


(Note that this is an *ugly* hack...)

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