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1. UNIX for Beginners Questions & Answers
We have regularly questions about how to create users and user accounts. But regularly user accounts need to be deleted too. It is quite easy to delete the user account itself but usually the HOME directory of the user remains.
It is good style to remove these directories but simply deleting... (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: bakunin
I have searched this quite a long time but couldn't find the right method for me to use. I need to assign read write permission to the user for specific directories and it's sub directories and files. I do not want to use ACL. This is for Solaris. Please help. (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: blinkingdan
3. Shell Programming and Scripting
what is wrong with this script?
./perm.sh: command substitution: line 21: unexpected EOF while looking for matching `"'
./perm.sh: command substitution: line 22: syntax error: unexpected end of file
for dir in `/bin/cat /etc/passwd | /bin/egrep -v... (4 Replies)
Discussion started by: greenja9
I've allocated /exports for all user directories by making separate directories under /exports.....
now i need to unmount /exports . But i'm unable to do that..
How can i troubleshoot this issue.
Thanks in advance:D (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: vamshigvk475
i am using solaris 10, i am creating user with
useradd -d/home/user -m -s /bin/sh user
user is created with in the following path
/export/home/user (auto mount)
i need the user to be created like this
(/home as default home directory )
useradd -d /home/user -m -s /bin/sh... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: kalyankalyan
6. Shell Programming and Scripting
Hi, I'm currently working on my school assignment on how to verify that all user home directories are writable only by their owner on Solaris with VMware. But I'm not sure why my codes take a very long time to display the results. My friend says it's the `su - $i -c "ls -ld" 2> /dev/null | grep... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: NuuBe
7. Shell Programming and Scripting
Need your help. How can I delete the cache folder of multiple user home directories via automatically executed shell script on a Mac OS X Server?
The userdata are stored on a Xsan Volume like this:
/Volumes/Xsan/userdata/peter... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: nipodrom
8. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
I have a script that deletes obselete users from /etc/passwd then moves their home directories to another location. After 30 days, I need to delete the home directories that were moved to the new location. I would appreciate any ideas on how to delete the directories after the 30 days? (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: munch