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-rw-r--r--FAQ12
2 files changed, 14 insertions, 1 deletions
diff --git a/ChangeLog b/ChangeLog
index ba7628b..a5fb419 100644
--- a/ChangeLog
+++ b/ChangeLog
@@ -1,5 +1,5 @@
-0.9.7i Dec 17, 2003
+0.9.7i Dec 18, 2003
* added slapt-get source to example slapt-getrc
* updated source creation script, runs PACKAGESTXT and MD5 on all now
* added --disable-dep-check to skip the dependency checking
@@ -11,6 +11,7 @@
* initial slack-conflicts support
* fixed bug with --install {pkg}-{version}, now correctly maps to installed package,
won't reinstall without --reinstall.
+ * updated FAQ with ENV PATH sudo question
0.9.7h Dec 08, 2003
* updated FAQ
diff --git a/FAQ b/FAQ
index e58c5a5..2847263 100644
--- a/FAQ
+++ b/FAQ
@@ -34,6 +34,7 @@ Frequenty Asked Questions:
33. What about package conflicts? How can I specify a conflict for my package?
34. Is the ROOT environment variable honored for install and upgrading?
35. How do I specify the exact version of a package to install?
+36. Why is upgradepkg complaining it cannot find installpkg or removepkg, with sudo?
@@ -727,3 +728,14 @@ Frequenty Asked Questions:
as the --install argument.
+36. Why is upgradepkg complaining it cannot find installpkg or removepkg, with sudo?
+
+ Right from the sudo man page's Security Notes section:
+
+ "Note, however, that the actual PATH environment variable is not modified and
+ is passed unchanged to the program that sudo executes."
+
+ Make sure you include /sbin in your shell's PATH environment variable before using
+ slapt-get via sudo. Or use su - -c 'slapt-get [options] [arg]s'.
+
+