[asterisk-users] Running asterisk as non-root

Jerry Geis jerry.geis at gmail.com
Tue Mar 21 19:54:22 CDT 2017

I found a page that assisted in running asterisk as non-root.

My question is why is the default install not more friendly in this

I mean basically the instructions changed the permissions to allow GROUP
write, so 775 instead of 755 and changed the astrun to be a directory

Why doesn't the default install do this? Seems logical to me. I installed


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