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Re: letting super user read .emacs

From: Puff Addison
Subject: Re: letting super user read .emacs
Date: Thu, 02 Oct 2003 08:45:01 +0100
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Lute Kamstra wrote:

Kin Cho <> writes:

My problem is that when I use the su command to become another
user, I am forced to use the other user's .emacs instead of my
While su'ed as another user, use "emacs -u your-login".

You may also have to do "chmod o+r .emacs".


You will probably also have to do "chmod o+x <home directory> " for this to work.

J. D. Addison

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