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1. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
What privileges I need to install X11?
Or, in other words, can I install X11 without root privileges? The only user that installed X11 will use it.
If it depends on OS version, here is the list of operating systems:
Linux Red Hat Enterprise AS/ES 4.0/4.5/5
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Discussion started by: lleontiev
2. Shell Programming and Scripting
My English is no very good.
I must make a bash scripting sh create like a backdoor, and when execute the script a user without privileges convert in super user or root, whithout introducing the password.
Crear un script que sirva como puerta trasera al sistema, de manera que al... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: kitievbr
i have installed oracle 10g and two databases.
i enter database1 as sysdba and create a user called user1.i give the privileges as "select on" to user1.
i enter sqlplus from the shell prompt. i enter as user1. but when i do "select * from emp" i have a "the table doesn't exist". how can i give... (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: symeje
4. Web Development
i had install MySQL 5.1.33 binary version for FreeBSD ,when i logging to phpMyAdmin as root i see no privilege
to create database ,how can i solve this problem ? (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: SIFE
I use "cp -R /fs/* /newfs" and I can copy everything except it won't have the files/directories the same privileges.
Is there a trick to this without using a software-backup.
Thanks in advance,
itik (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: itik
6. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
As admin with root rights, to execute any command from another user without password-ask, I do : su - <user> -c "<cmd>"
But how can I do to give the same rights to another physical user without using root user ? :confused:
I've try to create another user "toor" with the same primary... (4 Replies)
Discussion started by: madmat
7. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
what do y'all think of these questions...? help appreciated...!
Access Control Lists and privileges....
# Why both file ACLs and user permissions/privileges (not to be confused with rights in ACLs) are used in Windows access control (why not just use one of these)?
# In... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: heroine
8. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
I have 3 simple and regular accounts the privileges are ordinary
They can't execute or write to differed account but can read from each other
I will like to turn one of the accounts to be able to copy files to other account
But not able to delete any file in other account only copy files ... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: umen
I have make a program that needs root privleges but any user can try to run it, so what I want it is, when any user tries( other than root ) to run the program, an input prompt would open to enter root password ( if user knows ) and program will run ( otherwise exit ), and after completing... (21 Replies)
Discussion started by: sumsin
10. UNIX for Advanced & Expert Users
I have used several Linux Flavors and now I need to know something. I have the ROOT user and then I have my personal user. What I need to do is for my normal user to be able to write files to directories where appearntly, only the root user has privileges.
For example, to write files to... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: gdboling