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1. UNIX for Advanced & Expert Users
I have created a shared directory on /home, where all users on a certain group have read, write and execute permissions.
I did this using
chmod -R g+rwx /home/shared/
The problem is, when a particular user creates a directory within /home/shared, other users are not able to write to... (8 Replies)
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2. Emergency UNIX and Linux Support
So I have created two Centos machines. One is configured as a NIS master and the second is a NIS cleint. The NIS configs are all working perfectly.
I created a user nisuser on NIS Master and I can use it on the client. BUT it doesnt show a home directory . Ive been told there is... (9 Replies)
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3. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
Hi I've just made a directory, what command do I use to now make it the base directory?
Thanks!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: beckywatson
4. Shell Programming and Scripting
Following on from this post:
and getting told off for bumping the thread:(
Please could someone help me with a short script to check is a certain directory is present in /home for all users... (8 Replies)
Discussion started by: barrydocks
5. UNIX for Advanced & Expert Users
As we know, when root create a new user, a new home directory will be created : /home/user
I want to know what determine the access permission of /home/user .
Thanks! (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: cqlouis
I have a problem with configuring a server. this is a solaris 10 with sparc platform.
I have setup so that the server is Authenticating through NIS but I dont want the server to Mount the Home directories. The users need to logged in through the CDE/display.
I have over 200 users... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: Luky
7. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
I'm using HPUX 11i. The other day a user logon to the workstation and was not able to find the /home/directory (tom is the directory) I login myself and it is the same thing.
The home directory is on the server, so I was thinking of using sam to map it again. does anyone know how to do it... (5 Replies)
Discussion started by: blizzgamer
8. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
I am looking for a shell script (or any other way), that puts a user in a home directory jail. So for example, I have a user named richard and I don't want him wandering outside /usr/users/richard. I don't want him to cd to anywhere including cd ..
Somebody said you can do that with... (3 Replies)
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9. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
I want to know which profile will be called when a user without home directory is created.
When I created a user without home directory(by setting in /etc/default/useradd), the user is able to login directly into the main "/" folder but with only read permissions.
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Discussion started by: naina
I would like to monitor which users enter my home directory. Is it possible to write a script or code to do this. I donot have admin privileges. I have given read permissions to access my home directory.
Any pointers in this direction is helpful!
Ps: I use the... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: mnpradeep