CONFIG_ETH_NATIVE_POSIX_STARTUP_SCRIPT_USER

Username to run the host startup script

Type: string

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By default the startup script is run as a root user. Set here the username to run the script if running it as a root user is not desired. Note that this setting is only for startup script and not for the setup script. The setup script needs to be run always as a root user.

Direct dependencies

ETH_NATIVE_POSIX_STARTUP_AUTOMATIC && ETH_NATIVE_POSIX && NET_L2_ETHERNET

(Includes any dependencies from ifs and menus.)

Default

  • “”

Kconfig definition

At drivers/ethernet/Kconfig.native_posix:56

Included via Kconfig:8Kconfig.zephyr:40drivers/Kconfig:16drivers/ethernet/Kconfig:31

Menu path: (Top) → Device Drivers → Ethernet Drivers → Native Posix Ethernet driver → Start network interface automatically

config ETH_NATIVE_POSIX_STARTUP_SCRIPT_USER
    string "Username to run the host startup script"
    default ""
    depends on ETH_NATIVE_POSIX_STARTUP_AUTOMATIC && ETH_NATIVE_POSIX && NET_L2_ETHERNET
    help
      By default the startup script is run as a root user. Set here the
      username to run the script if running it as a root user is not
      desired. Note that this setting is only for startup script and not
      for the setup script. The setup script needs to be run always as
      a root user.

(The ‘depends on’ condition includes propagated dependencies from ifs and menus.)