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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.
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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.
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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
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Hello! Can anyone please assist:
On Linux Server I have created two users John and Matt. I want to give both the users the ability to run 'more' and 'tail -f' commands on the log file in the directory /var/log/test.log. I do not want to give them SU rights.
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Hi, I need to create a user from a bash script so i have to use useradd. The problem is that when i create a user with:
useradd -d /home/sample -m sample
after i login with that user I have no history in bash, path do not appears, i can't use arrows and so on. When I use adduser everything is... (5 Replies)
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i want to know when we add a new user by useradd command in linux "ram" in the system then bydefault " ram "
name directory will create inside /home/ram . why..??
i want to know behind this logic .
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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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i am writing a script to create user and group from the input given to script
for eg. script needs to values
1. mode - 1 or 2
2. id - if mode is 1 then id should be 2 char like x1 / v1 / v2
if mode is 2 then id should be 1 char like x / v / e
from these to values group is... (1 Reply)
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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)
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Don't want to use useradd command to create a new user
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