[TxMt] Re: rmate and sudo

Allan Odgaard mailinglist at textmate.org
Sat Jul 5 19:05:27 UTC 2014

On 5 Jul 2014, at 7:26, Ingo Lantschner wrote:

> ubuntu at ubuntu:/etc/apache2$ sudo rmate httpd.conf
> ubuntu at ubuntu:/etc/apache2$ /usr/local/bin/rmate:157:in `initialize': 
> Connection refused - connect(2) (Errno::ECONNREFUSED)

Could it be that you have configured host/port for your regular user in 

If this is the case, rmate could likely be update to check if SUDO_USER 
is set, and if so, read that user’s settings.

> The documentation mentions a sudo-replacement *rvmsudo* which keeps 
> the environment […]

Or maybe you have setup RMATE_HOST/RMATE_PORT, in that case you’ll 
need to whitelist them. See ‘man sudoers’.

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