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1. Shell Programming and Scripting
I am writing one script using expect, that script which is used in spawn will accepts only 1. Enter 2. Ctrl+c
Press Control-C to exit, Enter to proceed.
Could some one share some thoughts to send the above user inputs in linux expect block ?
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Discussion started by: SCHITIMA
2. Shell Programming and Scripting
I need to switch from local user to root user in a shell script.
I need to make it automated so that it doesn't prompt for the root password.
I heard the su command will do that work but it prompt for the password.
and also can someone tell me whether su command spawns a new shell or... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: Little
3. Shell Programming and Scripting
Here I am trying to login a Linux machine as admin user from a Solaris box..
& then switch to root user..
Code I use:
ssh admin@<IP> << END
su - root << A
echo "Hello I am logged in as root"
But the error I get..
su: must be run from a... (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: ailnilanjan
4. Shell Programming and Scripting
hi, I need to switch users in a script
I'm newbee to expect
I wrote two files
1 sudo.exp, since su4098 is used as root in my laptop
spawn su su4098
tcpdump -i wlan0
however, in... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: esolve
5. Shell Programming and Scripting
I have a script that requires me to switch from local user to root. Anyone who has an idea on this since when i switch user to root it requires me to input root password.
It seems that i need to use expect module here, but i don't know how to create the object for this.
... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: linuxgeek
6. Shell Programming and Scripting
I want to switch as another user without using password .Is it posiible ? I have one server B and I have logged in as username u1 but I want to login to that same server using username as u2 but I don't want to give the password for u2. (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: maitree
Is it possible to switch to root(if allowed) and then with root privileges switch to another user account "ABC"? To further explain the scenario, ABC is an account which has sugroups=su2DEF and root is not part of su2DEF group. but, given that root can switch to any account(correct me if I am... (7 Replies)
Discussion started by: mtwain
8. Shell Programming and Scripting
I have to switch to a different user and execute certain commands and then come back to the original user
Ex: My id is 'usstage'. I need to switch to 'apstage', souce a script there, execute a function and then get back again to usstage.
Please note that I do not have expect installed... (4 Replies)
Discussion started by: sugan
9. Shell Programming and Scripting
Hi All, I have been trying to get an Expect program to communicate with a Remote Power Switch which will eventually log in, and then turn on/off certain outlets. For some reason, I can't get through the log in procedure with this Switch. When you first spawn the telnet, you get the Switch... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: mrjgs70
10. Shell Programming and Scripting
Is is possible switch user from a non-root user to root user without entering the password interactively inside a korn shell script which is run by a non-root user?
e.g. I have a non-root user called infodba who is in dba group and I want to create a shell script which is executed by infodba... (5 Replies)
Discussion started by: stevefox