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I have created a openSUSE 12.3 VM in my VirtualBox. I have created one user and added that user to my group.
Is there any command by which I can add that user to sudoers user group like we do in ubuntu?
#sudo adduser user1 sudo
I checked the /etc/groups file, but there is no sudo... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: sanzee007
I am trying to grant sudo privileges to a set of users (say tom and jerry) to sudo to another set of users (jim, harry). This is because we don't want to disclose the password of jim and harry.
I did defined the user_alias and runas alias.
%wms ALL = (USR) /usr/bin/su -, where wms... (7 Replies)
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Hi All, I need your expertise to solve my problem, my account has permission to make sudo and su but when I try to switch user in a shell, it does not work with following message:
"Sorry, user jmbeltra is not allowed to execute '/usr/bin/su -c echo HELLO THERE - oracle' as root on dbbr1k01"
I... (4 Replies)
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I am writing a BASH script to update a webserver and then restart Apache. It looks basically like this:
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Here is my question of the day 8-)
I have to provide the ability to sudo su - orapd2 & sudo su - pd2adm for the following people
User A, B, C, D which all of them are part of the group staff.
orapd2 and pd2adm are also users. Users A, B, C, D should not type the password for... (2 Replies)
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I am trying to run a command from different user on my server. However when i execute the command it asks for password can you please help.
when i use this command to switch user no password is required
1) sudo su - bilbtf42
when i use
2) sudo su - bilbtf42 cp file1 direcotry1/file1
... (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: blackeyed
Run sudo to another user .
I have two users in my AIX system appadmin (Application admin ) and appuser (Application user)
Application Admin user has special permission to run every thing about this application.
I have one script called /usr/app.sh
Only appadmin has permission to run this... (11 Replies)
Discussion started by: Mr.AIX
8. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
Hi! I'm very new to unix, so please keep that in mind with the level of language used if you choose to help :D Thanks!
When attempting to use sudo on and AIX machine with oslevel 18.104.22.168, I get the following error:
exec(): 0509-036 Cannot load program sudo because of the following errors:... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: Chloe123
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Morning guys, I'm hoping you can advise me as to whether or not the following is possible.
Is there a way of firing off an scp command with a sudo user as the user?
e.g. I am logged onto server1 as smith, but want to pull files from server2 that I can only read as sudo jones.
In my mind it... (3 Replies)
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Can any one tell me if i dun want using 'useradd' command to add new user, it is have any command i can use to add a new user?and any extra step needed for my local environment? (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: foong