[Pkg-shadow-devel] Changes in su behaviour?

Norbert Preining norbert at preining.info
Mon Jul 30 09:18:42 BST 2018

Dear Bálint,

thanks for the quick answer - indeed, dlocate tricked me into believing
su is from login, while it was just recently moved to util-linux.

Including util-linux package here, maybe they can answer my question:

> 2018-07-30 14:30 GMT+08:00 Norbert Preining <norbert at preining.info>:
> > Dear all,
> >
> > I have the feeling that there was a change in su behaviour at some
> > point. Now, when I do
> >         su
> > I get the user path instead of the system's root path. I don't remember
> > that I always used
> >         su -
> > before, though.
> >
> > I checked the changelogs, but couldn't see anything relevant, though.

All the best and thanks a lot


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