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Revision: 63203
at April 16, 2013 16:35 by deanhouseholder


Initial Code
#!/bin/bash
#Test if user is root

if [ "$(id -u 2>/dev/null)" != "0" ]; then
  echo "ERROR: $0 must be run as root" >&2
  exit 1
fi

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Initial Description
If you have a script that must be run as the root user, put this at the top:

Initial Title
Check to see if the user running the script is root

Initial Tags
Bash

Initial Language
Bash