Using sudo from within a snap

Fabio Colella fcole90 at
Sat Aug 6 18:53:27 UTC 2016

I think using sudo should require proper plug an permission, because I
assume your action to be something out of the ordinary app bounds

On 6 August 2016 at 15:54, Chris Wayne <chris.wayne at> wrote:

> Hi guys,
> I seem to be having some issues while running anything as sudo from within
> a snap (namely bug
> 1610292).  Is this something that's expected to work, or is this out of
> scope (it does work if you run the snap itself with sudo, although then
> it's a bit annoying as you're hit with https://bugs.launchpad.
> net/ubuntu/+source/snapd/+bug/1595558).
> Thanks
> Chris
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