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1. UNIX for Beginners Questions & Answers
I have built a website and I can access and edit the website'files on server via the root user. The current file and directory structures are not changeable. Now I am hiring a webpage designer to help me re-design some pages, I am going to let the designer edit the files directly on the server. So... (5 Replies)
Discussion started by: uwo-g-xw
2. Shell Programming and Scripting
What I'm trying to do is write a script in Perl to find a user and if that user exist it would print "User Exist, Pls Try Again". If The user doesn't exist I'm able to create a user with a password.
Any suggestions? (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: GoBoyGo
3. Shell Programming and Scripting
Hi, I want to write a script to check whether an user ID is used in my server and then create that user.
If the user ID is not used, I will echo something like "OK, continue" and then continue to execute the script. Else, I will echo something like "Used, exit" and then exit the script.
As... (4 Replies)
Discussion started by: dirkaulo
i create the user
useradd -d /home/kk kk
when i tried to login to kk
i get a error user directory doesn't exist
then i tried
passwd kkkwhen i tried to login to kkk
i get the same error user directory doesn't exist. (4 Replies)
Discussion started by: vipinkumarr89
5. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
Hi there, normally if I want to remove a user tht I have added to a specific group, i would do the following
this is what my group2 looks like
# grep group2 /etc/group
user1 has been defined in a few groups
# id -nG user1
group1 group2 group3
So... (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: rethink
6. Red Hat
I am trying to install openmotif22-2.2.3-18.src.rpm,
after I typed in " rpm -i openmotif22-2.2.3-18.src.rpm"
the following message comes out:
warning: user owen does not exist - using root
warning: group owen does not exist - using root
I am install openmotif under root account.
Do... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: fishwater00
7. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
I am trying authenticate ssh users login using third party server (radius) instead of local system authentication.
I have modified my /etc/pam.d/sshd with required server auth configuration and able to authenticate user using radius server and the user is able to ssh into this linux... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: dhandapanik
I changed the root user home directory to /home/root for some testing purpose, afterwards the logged user name its showing "I have no name" instead of root and also when we want to su to root its giving root user doesnot exist, so I tried to add the root user then its giving root user... (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: sasidarvarma
9. UNIX for Advanced & Expert Users
I'm kinda new to unix programming so bear with me...
I'm running a script prompting a user for an existing user and group and want to be able to validate if they valid.
Is there any code available?
Any help or push in the right direction would help.
Thank you, (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: thedon
When trying to change the password with the command "passwd" it returns that the user does not exist.
passwd: changing password for <USER>
passwd: <USER> does not exist
This is a Solaris 2.5.1 system. (7 Replies)
Discussion started by: ryamada