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1. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
Seeking for your assistance on how to lock the script if it's running? meaning anybody can't run my script while it's running.
Thanks, (8 Replies)
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2. Shell Programming and Scripting
I want to write a code where in the file once taken genrates a lock number and other developer/user cannot take the file to make any changes in it. He gets the file only as read only. (2 Replies)
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3. UNIX for Advanced & Expert Users
I have to test some user priviliges. The goal is to be sure that an unauthorized user can't restart some modules (ssh, mysql etc...).
I'm trying to automate it with a shell script but in same cases I got the syslog broadcast message.
Is there any way to simply get a return code... (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: Dedalus
4. Red Hat
If anyone has time, I have a few questions:
How do I do the following in Linux. We are using Red Hat and Oracle Enterprise Linux, which is based on Red Hat too.
1. How to lock the account after a few (like 3) invalid password attempts?
2. How do you lock a screen after 30... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: nstarz
5. UNIX for Advanced & Expert Users
I have an Essbase installation on Solaris 10 and need to get the backups configured. Unfortunately several key files are locked and Essbase (OLAP application) is not releasing the locks when the Essbase or the applications within stop running. It appears I can use chmod to unlock the files but I... (0 Replies)
Discussion started by: JavaBrian
I am using Red Hat Enterprise Linux ES release 4 (Nahant Update 5). Here I have created one user with /sbin/nologin shll such that login is not possible only ftp is possible. But I want to do another thing that the user can not roam around after ftp.
I had tried one way.
in... (4 Replies)
Discussion started by: kallol
I am trying to lock a user by executing "passwd -l xxxx" but the system is returning following error:
Locking password for user xxxx.
passwd: Error (password not set?)
I do see the passwd for this user encrypted in shadow file thou! Anyone have any ideas why am getting this error?
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Discussion started by: harjitsingh
how can i lock a specific user to his home directory when he logs on to the computer with ftp?
thanx! (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: eliraza6
How should i implemet a lock function Hp-ux .
I want to a lock a file through fcntl in Hp-ux .
But is not locking properly .
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10. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
how can I lock my keyboard while I'm away from the computer without using lock command. What other commands gives me the option to lock keyboard device?
thanks (7 Replies)
Discussion started by: dianayun