[TriLUG] icmp as non-root
mhrivnak at triad.rr.com
Mon Sep 27 16:45:34 EDT 2004
I'm trying to run pingplotter in wine under Mandrake 10, but I get this error:
"WARNING: Trying to use ICMP (network ping) will fail unless running as root"
I found some stuff in /etc/sysctl.conf that talks about disabling icmp, but
it's all turned off. I also found some info about /etc/security/msec, but I
don't really understand it. Anyway, how can I alow a user to use icmp?
Also, if you can suggest a linux alternative to pingplotter, that would be
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