Many thanks to:
Stephen W Mclaughlin
Stephen P Richardson
There were three main answers:
- use the -p switch to keep the shell from dropping privileges;
- Can't be done (at all, in Bourne/csh), which is incorrect;
- Use a C wrapper, such as the one included below:
There were many reiterations of the general thought that it is
a Bad Idea (which I certainly agree with).
Thanks to all!
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