Elevated Process

Generic Email generic.email.30022 at gmail.com
Thu Oct 7 13:34:48 EDT 2010


That will work. Thanks!

On Oct 7, 2010, at 1:30 PM, Bob Sneidar wrote:

> I think you are going to have to roll your own dialog in LC and then pass that to the terminal. You can enter the password on the next line of a sudo command and it will authenticate fine. The problem then becomes you may be passing the password to the terminal in the clear. Not sure how that works with shell commands from LC. 
> 
> put "sudo ping localhost" & return & "myPassword" into myShellCommand
> 
> Something along that line. 
> 
> Bob
> 
> 
> On Oct 7, 2010, at 7:09 AM, Generic Email wrote:
> 
>> I am on OS X, and I want to click a button, and have that button run a sudo command.
>> 
>> but it needs to prompt for a password.
>> 
>> Is there a way from LC to use the standard OS X elevated process dialogs?
>> 
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