[PATCH] Mark smbstatus as root only util

Andreas Schneider asn at samba.org
Tue Dec 16 07:56:56 MST 2014


in the meantime smbstatus tries to collection information from tdb's
which are only accessible by root as they contain sensitive information
like session keys and other secrets. This means smbstatus can no longer
be executed as a user.

The attached patch displays a warning and exits.


	-- andreas

Andreas Schneider                   GPG-ID: CC014E3D
Samba Team                             asn at samba.org

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