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1. Red Hat
In linux /etc/rc.d/rc.sysinit mounts root File System as RW during the booting phase.
So why we have entry of it in /etc/fstab?
Nitin (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: Nitin Pradhan
2. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
On my family laptop, I have a directory named /local.
It is owned by root.
I want to create a sub-directory named documents ( /local/documents ).
I want to exclude exec for every body in that directory
I want every authenticated linux user can create a sub directory ( ie :... (7 Replies)
Discussion started by: jcdole
3. Shell Programming and Scripting
Im fairly new to bash but I wanted to know about an idea I had to stream my file process these days. I modify .html, and .xml files and usually will take the files right click, create .zip, add files, rename, and cut the zip out of the folder and paste into another folder. I KNOW bash should be... (13 Replies)
Discussion started by: graphicsman
I'm logged in to an AIX box now and we need to do an audit on this box.
Which command will show all the files and directories owned by root user with permissions as 777 ? (8 Replies)
Discussion started by: newtoaixos
Good day. I was looking at implementing a chroot environment using openssh. I know I can use the sshd_config file and dictate that it is to use chroot for a specific directory for a user/group. However, the issue with this is that it is has to be root owned. To my knowledge, there is no mount... (0 Replies)
Discussion started by: smurphy_it
6. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
I've tried to figure this out.
I'm only about 6 mos into my AIX admin duties, but I've got a "security" problem I can't figure out.
I've created a sub directory as follows:
drwx------ 2 root system 256 Apr 13 16:02 mike
I've logged in another session with the following user:
$ id... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: mpheine
7. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
Being a system administrator i came across a statement as " Excluding temporary directories /tmp and /var/tmp, no root owned files should be in world writable directories"
While the above statement may look straight forward but how would i check if there are any such directories in the... (7 Replies)
Discussion started by: pinga123
I have generated a PHP script that creates files needed for EPUB file.
I have a temp directory where these files are created into and then needs to be zipped. The directory structure is:
... (4 Replies)
Discussion started by: spaze
can somebody help me out in editing the /etc/fstab. I am on RHEL5 (Tikanga).
**The problem is that i have given a wrong LABEL in /etc/fstab for root volume and so after reboot, it is unable to resolve the wrong LABEL;
so, i have to edit the /etc/fstab :-(
-ilan (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: ilan
10. Shell Programming and Scripting
I am trying to write a CGI program which accesses UNIX configuration files and changes them as required.
The thing is, I don't want the CGI program to be "root" owned - it's Perl based! Is there any way that the Perl CGI program can request a username and password - and then use this to... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: WIntellect