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1. Open Source
I wanted to get others opinions on providing root access to vendors. I have a vendor that is claiming to need full root sudo access to complete a one time system set up for their software. The system is on our corporate network and we never provide this level of access. Not only that,... (7 Replies)
Discussion started by: hburnswell
We are having a little problem on a server. We want that some users should be able to do e.g. sudo and become root, but with the restriction that the user can't change root password. That is, a guarantee that we still can login to that server and become root no matter of what the other users will... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: 244an
I access over 100 SUSE SLES servers as root from my admin server, via ssh sessions using ssh keys, so I don't have to enter a password. My SUSE Admin server is setup in the following manner:
1) Remote root access is turned off in the sshd_config file.
2) I am the only user of this admin... (6 Replies)
Discussion started by: dvbell
4. 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
5. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
I'm actually working with a Ubuntu-System here and have a question about executing a command with 'sudo'.
I tried and got a error message like "not allowed".
After this I logged in with 'sudo -s' and typed the command without 'sudo'. This worked well.
Can please somebody explain me this... (0 Replies)
Discussion started by: daWonderer
6. 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 have a question.
I have a box with Aix 5.3 but I want to disable root access direct from any terminal or console. I mean If I want to login to 10.10.10.10
Root access is not permited
Which file I have to edit. to the users first login with... (4 Replies)
Discussion started by: lo-lp-kl
8. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
I just wanted to know to what files root does not have access, not even read....I read that .profile for any user is the only file which root cannot access is it true..??...If we have to use passwords and ID's in a script can we use them in .profile and call them as parameters..???
... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: mgirinath
We have SCO 5.0.5 and can't log into system as "root". The system indicates the password is incorrect. No one knows what happened.
How can we resolve this issue.. Are there files we can restore from backup...?
Any suggestions would be appreciated.
Thank you.. (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: RBurer
wish to know how to access root password it root password is forgotten in linux (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: wojtyla