balenaEtcher only runs if run as root - balenaEtcher not working - #7 by dclcav
Crashplan / Code42 online backup won't run as a normal user - "[110892:0423/003938.907974:FATAL:gpu_data_manager_impl_private.cc(445)] GPU process isn't usable. Goodbye." - and it turns out that it always refuses to run as root - "Running as root is not supported. Unable to launch. Launch as a non-root user and try again. Exiting..."
Turns out to be related to the way that the new version of the glibc library supports the clone3 system call and something in older versions of Electron don't like that.