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hald running as user '68' instead of root -- huh?

Discussion in 'General Discussion' started by orty, Nov 26, 2007.

  1. orty

    orty Well-Known Member

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    So I ran ps -aux for giggles on a server earlier today, and noticed this:

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    68        2789  0.0  0.1   5332  1352 ?        Ss   Aug11   0:02 hald
    root      2790  0.0  0.0   3100   696 ?        S    Aug11   0:00 hald-runner
    68        2796  0.0  0.0   1968   624 ?        S    Aug11   0:00 hald-addon-acpi: listening on acpid socket /var/run/acpid.socket
    Just out of curiousity, why is hald running as user "68"? It's a CentOS 5 box, and it's running as root on my CentOS 4.5 box. Is this normal, or should I worry that something else is funky?
     
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