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rostomzer
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all dietpi softwares works only on ROOT

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i have a fresh dietpi install then installed kodi media center whan i try to start it with dietpi user it won't work
when i switch to root then start kodi it works fine !
why ?
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Re: all dietpi softwares works only on ROOT

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Hi,

maybe this link will help to answer your question viewtopic.php?p=28497#p28497
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rostomzer
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Re: all dietpi softwares works only on ROOT

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dietpi-services dont show kodi in the list (which is logic) because it's not running yet!
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install Kodi and you should be able to change the service
Pls let us know if a solution is working. This could help others if they hit by similar situation. Your DietPi Team
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Joulinar wrote: Fri Nov 13, 2020 9:11 am install Kodi and you should be able to change the service
Will this be applied to all softwares or i should do the same thing for each one?
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usually most software title are installed with their own user.
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Joulinar wrote: Wed Nov 18, 2020 3:05 pm usually most software title are installed with their own user.
Now kodi is running and i did dietpi-services in terminal ssh but no kodi entry is available
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best to my knowledge, kodi is not manged via dietpi-services.
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Joulinar wrote: Wed Nov 18, 2020 6:58 pm best to my knowledge, kodi is not manged via dietpi-services.
This will leads us to my main question 😁
How to run softwares using dietpi user not root. Because all softwares are running under root only!
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that's not true. There are quite a lot of software title using their own user. Nearly all applications using their own user. Kodi is an exception.
Pls let us know if a solution is working. This could help others if they hit by similar situation. Your DietPi Team
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