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From Ted Zlatanov <...@lifelogs.com>
Subject Re: [RELEASE] 0.6.0
Date Wed, 14 Apr 2010 18:09:13 GMT
On Wed, 14 Apr 2010 12:23:19 -0500 Eric Evans <eevans@rackspace.com> wrote: 

EE> On Wed, 2010-04-14 at 10:16 -0500, Ted Zlatanov wrote:
>> Can it support a non-root user through /etc/default/cassandra?  I've
>> been patching the init script myself but was hoping this would be
>> standard. 

EE> It's the first item on debian/TODO, but, you know, patches welcome and
EE> all that.

The appended patch has been sufficient for me.  I have to override the
PIDFILE too, but that's a system issue.  So my /etc/default/cassandra,
for example, is:

JAVA_HOME="/usr/lib/jvm/java-6-sun"
USER=cassandra
PIDFILE=/var/tmp/$NAME.pid

Ted

--- debian/init 2010-04-14 12:57:30.000000000 -0500
+++ /etc/init.d/cassandra       2010-04-14 13:00:25.000000000 -0500
@@ -21,6 +21,7 @@
 JSVC=/usr/bin/jsvc
 JVM_MAX_MEM="1G"
 JVM_START_MEM="128M"
+USER=root
 
 [ -e /usr/share/cassandra/apache-cassandra.jar ] || exit 0
 [ -e /etc/cassandra/storage-conf.xml ] || exit 0
@@ -75,6 +76,7 @@
     is_running && return 1
 
     $JSVC \
+        -user $USER \
         -home $JAVA_HOME \
         -pidfile $PIDFILE \
         -errfile "&1" \


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