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1. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
I had a question in my test which asked where suppose user B has a program with 's' bit set. Can user A run this program and gain root privileges in any way?
I suppose not as the suid program run with privileges of owner and this program will run with B's privileges and not root. (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: syncmaster
2. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
I have configured LFD alerts/Login failure alerts to be sent to "root"
However I'm unable to find/change root email.
I'm using exim and i dont want to use postfix. Therefore /etc/aliases will not work because newaliases command will not work
I tried creating a .forward file still... (0 Replies)
Discussion started by: johnchristy
3. Shell Programming and Scripting
Currently in my system Red Hat is installed. And Many user connect to my machine via SSH Techia Terminal.
I want to give some users a root level access.
Can anyone please help me how to make it possible. I too searched on the Google but didn't find the correct way
ADI (4 Replies)
Discussion started by: adisky123
4. UNIX for Advanced & Expert Users
Hi!! one strange problem occurred with my RHEL 5 box.
i'm having logs folder with ownership of non-root user. Created some files with root user under logs folder.
here is the scene:
-rw-r----- 1 root root 1048227 Feb 28 12:34 SystemOut_13.02.28_12.34.10.log
-rw-r----- 1 root root ... (6 Replies)
Discussion started by: sukhdip
After downloading ZFS documentation from oracle site, I am able to successfully migrate UFS root FS without zones to ZFS root FS. But in case of UFS root file system with zones , I am successfully able to migrate global zone to zfs root file system but zone are still in UFS root file... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: sb200
6. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
I've been through many threads before i decide to create a separate thread.
I can't really find the solution to my (simple) problem.
Here's what I'm trying to achieve:
As "canar" user I want to run a command, let's say "/opt/ocaml/bin/ocaml" as "duck" user.
The only to achieve this is to... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: canar
7. Shell Programming and Scripting
So I have a script that runs as a non-root user, lets say the username is 'xymon' .
This script needs to log on to a remote system as a non-root user also and call up a bash script that runs another bash script as root.
in short: user xymon on system A needs to run a file as root user and have... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: damang111
8. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
i am new to unix and i have abig task. i have to \run particular commands having root privileges from a non root user. i know sudo is one of the way but i need sum other approach kindly help
Thanks (5 Replies)
Discussion started by: suryashikha
I need to configure our AIX 5.3 to relay mail to exchange.
I have got this working with no issues yet, I can not send mail to root@localhost.
# uname -a
AIX Blade1 3 5 0000E6DAD400
# oslevel -s
/var/spool/mqueue (2 requests)... (14 Replies)
Discussion started by: pobman
10. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
I want to run a non-root script as the root user with non-root environment variables with crontab. The non-root user would have environment variables for database access such as Oracle or Sybase. The root user does not have the Oracle or Sybase enviroment variables. I thought you could do... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: bubba112557