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1. Shell Programming and Scripting
I am in urgent need of your suggestions.
I have below two users in my system:
xyz:x:101:101:XYZ System Account:/export/home/xyz:/bin/bash
abc:x:2009:10:ftp user only:/export/home/abc:/bin/false
Where "xyz" is the crucial one and "abc" is only introduced for FTPing the... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: sugarcane
2. UNIX for Advanced & Expert Users
Can someone help me with creating user with special privilegies?
I need to create user who will have access ONLY to one folder (like /etc/log/) through ftp (read only access) and which will not have any other ways to log in like telnet, ssh etc.? (5 Replies)
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3. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
Hi All ,
Some of the users should be restricted using the MV commands on some of the standard folders. We had an issue the other day like from the standard folder structure which was set up one of the user has moved a folder to a different location and the jobs failed as the folder was not... (6 Replies)
Discussion started by: perlamohan
4. Shell Programming and Scripting
I have a project on going that combines two different departments. I cannot give detais on this project, I´m sure everybody understands that, but I would like your help on giving me pointers on how to give an existing user access to ftp, without the need to give him full access. So here... (0 Replies)
Discussion started by: Alexis Duarte
5. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
I have 2 questions.
Scenario: Users login via ssh from other location, using putty. or any other equivalent ssh tunnel. All users has been assigned as sudoers due to testing environment.
1. How to disable sudoers from editing /etc/sudoers
$ sudo vi /etc/sudoers
2.... (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: regmaster
6. Shell Programming and Scripting
I need to provide execute access to certain users and not to all users
For ex: if ther is a file /home/august/aug.sh.
and there are user's like jan,feb,mar,april,May and jan is the owner of that box. I need to provide execute access to feb and mar only. I also know the root pwd for... (3 Replies)
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7. UNIX for Advanced & Expert Users
How can i give ftp access to single user on solaris9 system? others should not have the ftp access. i know about ftpusers file in /etc/ftpd but still what about if so many new users are created daily?
And now for that single user how can we restict him to ftp the files only from... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: santhoshkumar_d
I want to setup a user on my server and only allow that user to ftp to my server but not to be able to get to command line (telnet /ssh)
I ammended my /etc/passwd so the users shell would be /usr/bin/false and this prevents log on but it also prevents the ftp..
Any ideas? (1 Reply)
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9. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
OS: FreeBSD 4.9-RELEASE
I have ssh up and running. However, I need to restrict users to their home directory and to links withing those directories (i.e. htdocs/mysite and mysql/var). Is this possible? Any Suggestions? Thanks In advance. (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: ezekiel61
10. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
I created a user which I would like to have access only to FTP. I am able to get FTP to the machine with that user, but I only want him to have access to two directories, and no shell access. How can I accomplish this?
Aaron (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: Spetnik