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1. Infrastructure Monitoring
I am currently managing an application running on around 150 servers.
I only have application usage rights on those servers and do not have any root privileges.
I have an external node that can connect to those servers and I have root privileges on that one box.
I want to setup... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: Junaid Subhani
2. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
Suppose i run passwd via bash shell. It is a suid program, which temporarily runs as root(owner) and modifies the user entries.
However, when i write a C file and give 4755 permission and root ownership to the 'a.out' file , it doesn't run as root in bash shell. I verified this by... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: syncmaster
i am new in hp ux and i must create a user with root privileges and so i disable ssh connection from root login.
thanks.. (6 Replies)
Discussion started by: eliste
I am a new (and only) administrator of a Solaris 10 environment. The previous admin gave me a use (say user123) that is supposed to have administrative privileges.
Now the problem is, the user does not have this privilege! Here is what i tried so far:
uid=109(user123) gid=1(other)... (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: abohmeed
5. 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
Is it possible to grant root privileges to an ordinary user?
Other than 'sudo', is there some way under Users/Groups configuration?
I want ordinary user to be able to mount, umount and use command mt.
/Brendan (4 Replies)
Discussion started by: brendan76
7. 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
Hi, I've just managed to install openssh in my home directory on a server I have access to by using --prefix=$HOME/local after ./configure. Another thing I was having trouble with without root access was privilege separation, so I disabled that in my sshd_config. However, when I run... (10 Replies)
Discussion started by: sayeo
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 Dummies Questions & Answers
how can a root assign a user all or most of the root privileges?
is sudoer comand enough 4 this?
thx alot.. (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: blue_7