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1. UNIX for Beginners Questions & Answers
i do not have root on a solairs 10 server , however i do have the root role, i was wondering if I can change the root password as a a role with the passwd command? I have not tried yet.
and do i have to use the # chgkey -p afterwards?
i need to patch is why i am asking.
thanks (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: goya
I had installed sudo in HP UX 11.3 and it is working fine but not able to make entry required to set permission similar to ROOT without using password (PASSWD) change option for define user in /etc/sudoers file
Please help if some know the syntex? :confused::wall: (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: deviltech
3. Shell Programming and Scripting
I need to list users in /etc/passwd with root's GID or UID or /root as home directory
If we have these entries in /etc/passwd
baduser1:x:0:300::/home/baduser1:/bin/bash... (6 Replies)
Discussion started by: anil510
I have a bit of a headache with a server doing some rather mysterious yet static changes to permissions in /home. The server in question is a FreeBSD server. It's an older beast with quite a few custom tweaks and now I'm stuck with it :-)
The problem is that some of the directories in... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: brightstorm
i am new to this admin area .
i have created user with name as "ab" and gave home dir as /home/ab .
when i tried to create the /home/ab dir , i got he following error.
"mkdir: Failed to make directory "/home/ab"; Operation not applicable
Thanks in advance . (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: expert
i am using solaris 10, i am creating user with
useradd -d/home/user -m -s /bin/sh user
user is created with in the following path
/export/home/user (auto mount)
i need the user to be created like this
(/home as default home directory )
useradd -d /home/user -m -s /bin/sh... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: kalyankalyan
my directory not accepting any commands. its simply telling permission denied. i tried ( cp, mv, rm ) as roor
i want to set default permissons to this DIR
please find the Logs below.
dr-xr-xr-x 1 root root 1 Jun 1 09:04 AP1_ROP ( original dir)
root> chmod 777... (5 Replies)
Discussion started by: vijayq8
I am using oracle 9i with sun solaris 8 on Sun E 250 server.earlier we are taking backup of oracle archive files on /orabackup directory.in which archive file are stored with ...arc.Z extension. now we have changed the archive backup directory.now when we are trying to delete earlier directory... (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: mahanalok
9. Shell Programming and Scripting
can anyone tell me how to display the permissions of a users home directory.
can i use ls -l but it only gives the permissions of the files and directories inside the directory..:confused::confused::confused::confused: (9 Replies)
Discussion started by: nadman123
10. UNIX for Advanced & Expert Users
I am using sftp to transfer files between two unix machines. As per my knowledge, in order to use public key authentication, the remote user's home directory permission should be set to 750 ( basically group and others should not have write permission ). Is there any way to over ride... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: shihabvk