[erlang-questions] Different uids for ports

Kresten Krab Thorup <>
Tue Jul 13 16:18:38 CEST 2010

It would seem reasanble to try opening a port with "sudo -u UID <command>"; modulo whatever rights you need to be able to sudo.


On Jul 13, 2010, at 15:12 , Musumeci, Antonio S wrote:

> Has anyone ever needed to spawn ports as different UIDs? The port API doesn't provide for it. Is the only way to acheive something like that is to use cnodes?
> Thanks.
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Kresten Krab Thorup, CTO, Trifork

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