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       lsh-execuv - program to securely execute a program as another user


       lsh-execuv [options] program [--] real-argv


       This  manual  page documents briefly the lsh-execuv command.  This manual page was written
       for the Debian distribution because the original program does not have a manual page.

       lsh-execuv is a utility program for the lsh server that securely executes a program  as  a
       different user.  another user.


       A summary of options is included below.

       -u uid setuid  to  numeric  uid  before running program. Usernames are not supported, only
              numeric uids.

       -g gid setgid to numeric gid before running program. Group names are not  supported,  only
              numeric gids.

       -n user-name
              User name, needed for initgroups

       -i     Call initgroups, requires that -n user-name be specified.

       -c     Clear the list of supplimentary groups.

       -p     Use $PATH variable to search for program.

       -?     Show summary of options.


       lsh(1),  lshd(8).     The  programs  are  documented  fully by Lsh, available via the Info


       This manual page was  written  by  Timshel  Knoll  <>,  for  the  Debian
       GNU/Linux system (but may be used by others).