[PD] Mac OS X and the -rt switch

Thomas Grill t.grill at gmx.net
Wed Jan 29 10:26:59 CET 2003

> I was just looking thru the commandline switch options and noticed that
> the -rt switch "needs root privledges". Well, if this is true, I did try
> a couple of examples (from Adam Lindsay, in conjunction with Paradiddle)
> that used the -rt switch, but it did not ask me for a password.

Well, it's just guessing, but doesn't the default user under OSX have root
privileges anyhow (even if she/he is not "root")?


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