Recently, Microsoft announced that it will base future versions of its Edge browser on the Chromium web engine (Blink, which also powers Google Chrome). The linked blog post states: Making the web better through more open source collaboration blogs.microsoft.com I will not argue against open source collaboration being a good thing, but the web will […]
The Bitcoin network consumes a significant portion of world’s energy to produce nothing but hot air and lucky winners.
So you have a shell script which needs to drop or modify its privileges by switching to an appropriate system user before continuing its execution. Here are some alternatives to accomplish this while preserving all original command line arguments properly. Privileges are dropped by switching to the nobody user, adapt the RUN_AS variable as desired. […]