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Re: Stoopid su question.



On Sat, 11 Nov 2000, Steven W. Orr wrote:

> I need to run a command from su which takes an option. Specifically:
> 
> su - steveo fetchmail -q
> 
> I tried all the variations I could e.g.,
> 
> su -lc steveo fetchmail -q
> su -l steveo -c fetchmail -q
> 
> It just doesn't like the syntax. Anyone know how to do this?
> 
> TIA
> 
Try su -c "fetchmail -q" -l steveo





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