spyder does not work under root! [linux]

Paulo da Silva p_d_a_s_i_l_v_a_ns at nonetnoaddress.pt
Wed Oct 13 14:09:43 EDT 2021

Às 02:08 de 12/10/21, Michael Torrie escreveu:
> On 10/8/21 4:32 PM, Paulo da Silva wrote:
>> Às 22:56 de 08/10/21, Paulo da Silva escreveu:
>>> Hi!
>>> I need to debug a python3 script under root. I tried spyder but it does
>>> not work.
>>> Running as root without --no-sandbox is not supported. See
>>> https://crbug.com/638180.
>>> Thanks for any comments including alternative solutions to debug as root.
>> I also tried with eric and curiously it gave the same message!!
>> This seems crazy.
> Not so crazy. It's incredibly dangerous to run a web browser as root.
> There's no reason I can think of for running a python script driving a
> web browser as root.
spyder and eric are both python editors/debuggers! Why are they related
with web browsers?!


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