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I have a file with usernames, and the comment section, e.g :
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I need to add these users into a server. Is it possible to use a script to create the users, together with the comment ?
From the commandline to add one user, the... (2 Replies)
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2. Homework & Coursework Questions
I would like to get an opinion for my solution for this task and get feedback about better approach or mistakes I have made.
1. The problem statement, all variables and given/known data:
The task is to create a script which prints information about users whose names are specified in the... (2 Replies)
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We are encountering the following issue on AIX 5.3. When we do ls -ltr the list displays only user id and group id instead of user name and group name.
This is happening for all users except root. Whe we do ls -ltr with root user it shows perfectly fine.
When we searched... (25 Replies)
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I have a question. In the passwd file, user johndoe has a GID of 100 which is the group named users in the group file. But if you check the group file, johndoe is not listed under GID 100, but under GID 33, which is the group named videos. Under what group does johndoe really belong,... (1 Reply)
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I have problem with a script, it was working for 6 month and suddenly I started getting strange expire times
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I have thousands of users assigned various roles. The role header defines the GID that they should have. If I can get all the GID information into /etc/group format I can upload the output file and easily assign all users into the desired GID. Right now I can get an output file like this:... (5 Replies)
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Checking configuration access files for an AIX server, left me wondering about this :confused::
If a user is added to system group, it gets gid=0 with some security risks because it gets some root kind of file access level.
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One can easily retrieve the uid from a username :
id -u $username
But how can we easily retrieve the gid from a group name?
I mean is there a command without using sed?
sed -nr "s/^$groupname:x:(+):.*/\1/p" /etc/group
Thanks for your help
Santiago (7 Replies)
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Dear Folks :-)
I want to rsync some files between some servers and preserve files owner and group (not UID or GID), in some machines UID and GID are differents, for example:
a) In the rsync server:
# stat vbseo.php
Size: 26758 Blocks: 56 IO... (1 Reply)
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