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1. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
Whenever i switch from root to another user, by doing su - user, it takes me to home directory of user. This is very annoying as i want to be in same dir to run different commands as root sometimes and sometimes as normal user.
How to fix this? (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: syncmaster
2. Windows & DOS: Issues & Discussions
I am using compaq CQ41, with factory install windows 7, there is three drives namely (local Disk( c: ) 158 GB free of 281 GB), (RECOVERY( D: ) 2.69 GB free of 16.7GB) and (HP_TOOLS( E: ) 92.7 MB free of 99.3 MB).
i don't want to lost it,but... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: Vijay Tyagi
3. Filesystems, Disks and Memory
I am new on your forum, because I need some help.
I have a server with debian and proxmox 2.
The HardDisk is broken.
I am in rescue mode, and I can't mount LVM partition to recover my backups.
What I've already done :
# fdisk -l
Disk /dev/sda: 2000.4 GB, 2000398934016 bytes
255... (0 Replies)
Discussion started by: pppplu
I have wrongly given a wrong home directory to a user. This dir is very critical for my production environment(Can;t afford to lose it for a single minute)
Now i want to delete that user,
Whenever i try to delete user it tries to delete its home dir.
Commnd i use:
... (9 Replies)
Discussion started by: varunksharma87
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. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
I created a new user and changed their home directory to /export/home/mydir/ I verified in the passwd file that the home directory is set to the above and that owner of that directory is the new user and yet when I log in as that user I get the following message:
No directory! Logging in with... (14 Replies)
Discussion started by: some_one
i need to create a user who's access is restricted only to his home directory and below,
i restricted his pty access by adding 'no-pty' to the options of the ssh key in authorized_keys file. However, sftp access still allows this user access to all my file system
thanks (5 Replies)
Discussion started by: lidram
8. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
I am trying to display the home directory of another user. I dont have the permissions to change into their directory and wonder is it possible to display their directory
eg I cant change directory to john but I am trying to display something like /home/John.
If anyone can help I would... (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: mmg2711
9. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
I created a new user and assigned a certain home dir to tis user. I've noticed that this home dir (/export/home/test) is already assigned to other users. I really want to create a dedicated home dir for the new user. Can anyone tell me how I can modify this user with a new homedir?
Thx for... (4 Replies)
Discussion started by: kris_devis
10. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
Sorry if this is totally the wrong place to post this but I have a question or something rather thats bugging me. I got a new Dell Inspiron laptop the other day and I was expecting it to have 80G on it, well atleast 70 or so after installation of OS and such but after looking carefully yesterday, I... (8 Replies)
Discussion started by: Ecclesiastes