Getting prompted for password with every app install?

Posted on 2008-11-08
Last Modified: 2013-11-12

I have OS 10.5.

When I install an application, I get prompted for the admin password, that is ok I guess.

I'm trying to run a python install script, and it fails because it's not prompting me for the password in the script I guess.

Is there a way for me to disable the admin password requirement while I run this python script?

Question by:DJ_AM_Juicebox
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    Accepted Solution

    use sudo before running the installer it will prompt you for the password after that you should be fine.

    or just use

    sudo /bin/bash

    to get a root shell.


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