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I've just started using a Solaris machine with SunOS 5.10.
After the machine is turned on, I open a Console window and at the prompt, if I execute a pwd command, it tells me I'm at my home directory (someone configured "myuser" as default user after init).
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Discussion started by: egyassun
2. Shell Programming and Scripting
I'm trying userdel -r username on Solaris 9 and getting
UX: userdel: ERROR: unable to find status about home directory: No such file or directory
I see the user's home directory and getent passwd shows the user
Anybody know what's causing it? (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: Stellaman1977
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I am trying to create Oracle user. I will install oracle after that. But my problem is /home/oracle directory is not being created.
bash-3.2# useradd -g oinstall -G dba,oper -d /home/oracle -m oracle
cp: /home/oracle: Operation not applicable
chown: /home/oracle: No such file or directory
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I found this old closed thread:
I can do these things, but how to I change someone's profile - where do I find the profile? I'm running Centos 5.6
providing you have the password shell set to ksh,
you can put this in his .profile:
alias -x cd=: (6 Replies)
Discussion started by: jjj0923
5. Red Hat
By default user's home directory will be /home/$user.
I want to change it to /javauser/$user. How can I do it?
Jeevan. (5 Replies)
Discussion started by: jredx
I've created solaris user which has both FTP and SFTP Access. Using the "ftpaccess" configuration file options "guest-root" and "restricted-uid", i can restrict the user to a specific directory. But I'm unable to restrict the user when the user is logged in using SFTP.
The aim is to... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: sftpuser
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I would like to know how to find out the home directory of a particular user..
If am the root , then my Home directory will be /
if say am just a user logging into the terminal then my home dir would change,
so accordingly i would like to know how to find it out...
I know that... (7 Replies)
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I am running Solaris 10 and I am using the ftp server that comes with it. I would like to specify a specific directory as ftp user's home directory.
For example, if "ftpuserx" ftps into my solaris machine, they will automatically be taken to "/space/web" directory, even though there... (0 Replies)
Discussion started by: annointed3
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How can I forbid a user to go up his home directory ?
MarcoW (2 Replies)
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How do i restrict a user only to his own directory so that he wont be able to cd to other directories.
say for excample there is user called xiamin then xiamin should be restricted to /usr/xiamin only.
i am on redhat linux
Hrishy (4 Replies)
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