base - test suite should not be run as root

Peter peterennis at yahoo.com
Tue Sep 12 23:39:16 PDT 2006



> > http://www.diy-linux.org/x86-reference-build/chroot.html#c-bash
> 
> I took a look more at this. The issue is not full coverage of tests.
> The tests are run regardless (DIY says the same). They are just
> warnings that they shouldn't be run as root. I assume it's just being
> safe that the tests don't do something bad as root.
> 

Thanks for the info and research.

Is this worth adding as a note in the book?

Thanks,

Peter






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