Running Python scripts under a different user

Bernard Lebel 3dbernard at
Fri May 26 19:16:05 CEST 2006

On 5/26/06, Diez B. Roggisch <deets at> wrote:
> And as you refrain form telling us which OS you are running under

[Bernard] The network file server is Red Hat Enterprise 4.
The user workstation run through MS Windows XP Pro 32bit SP2,
accessing the file server through Samba.

> can only be very vague on what to suggest - UNIXish OSes have for
> example the setguid-bit, sudo springs to mind and under certain desktops
> there are ways to acquire root-settings (but you need a password then I
> guess)
> Windows I don't know so much - but there exist the possibility to make a
> program run under a different user-account.

[Bernard] Thanks anway.


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