artswrapper question

Henrique Pinto stampede at
Sun Aug 24 16:17:06 BST 2003

On Sunday 24 August 2003 11:59, Arnold Krille wrote:
> On Sunday 24 August 2003 16:49, Henrique Pinto wrote:
> > I've recently found that because artswrapper was not suid root on my
> > machine, realtime priority did not work. I may be wrong, but isn't the
> > artswrapper role to start artsd with realtime priority? If so, is there a
> > special reason for it not to fail or warn the user?
> You get warned ;-) Just dont turn off all the messages in kcmarts. (Or look
> at the output your starting kde gives you on the console)
> Or have a look into artscontrol -> aRts Status View

So let me rephrase: why there's no visual warning activated by default?

New users will probably not know how to get the console output (specially if 
KDM is being used) nor will they know artscontrol. But they'll know artsd 
"doesn't work well even with realtime priority enabled".

	Henrique Pinto
	stampede at
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