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1. UNIX for Advanced & Expert Users
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I want to create a user with all(read, write, execute) privileges except that user should not be able to create any new user from his login
to perform any task. (10 Replies)
Discussion started by: as7951
2. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
I just created a new user on a server running SLES 11, and I created the user using the command below:
# useradd -G nagios scpuser
But whenever I create a file or directory while logged in as this user it creates the file's ownership permissions as "scpuser:users"
instead of it... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: mrm5102
3. Shell Programming and Scripting
Hi, I want to match a column of one file with many others and take the average of each one and put them into one file (I know sounds complicated).
so the 1st file is just a list of names that I want to match with the 2nd file that have names along with rows of values.
awk... (4 Replies)
Discussion started by: kylle345
4. Shell Programming and Scripting
How do I create shortcuts? For example:
I just want to type one key "l" and have it output the command of "ls -lah"
I believe it's creating a file called l with 755 permissions but I'm not sure where to put the file.
*if it matters, I'm on a shared hosting web server using cPanel with... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: ijustsawmars
I logged in as root in solaris machine and made an attempt to create a user ,i am getting the following error message pls help me to resolve this issue
bash-3.00# useradd -d /home/kalyan -m -s /bin/sh kalyan
UX: useradd: ERROR: Unable to create the home directory: Operation not... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: kalyankalyan
6. Shell Programming and Scripting
I have written a program using shell scripting. When you run the file it will asks you to enter the user name, if the user exists it says " user exists " if not it will displays like " user doesnt exist" and then asks you like " do you want to add user with options Yes or No " if you say... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: vishwaprasad
7. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
Hey everyone I am new to the forums and to Unix. I am currently taking a class on Unix, our teacher posed the question to us How do u create a user account without using GUI or command? We are currently running Knoppix version of Unix and for the life of me I can't figure out how this is possible.... (0 Replies)
Discussion started by: Redditt90kg
I am a newbe to aix 5.2. I want to specify the characters used by users while creating user in aix like specifying the length of the password
should i use some sript for that if it is then please let me know how to do this
if yes give me the link for the scripts.
Thanks in advance
... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: Satya Mishra
9. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
I have AIX 5.1
I have created a user manually in the /etc directory.
Then I created his home directory "mkdir /home/fharvey"
then I changed ownership "chown fharvey /home/fharvey"
set his password "passwd fharvey"
When I log in as him I get "user is required to change password. "when I... (7 Replies)
Discussion started by: rocker40
10. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
i just installed netBSD, and i want to know how to create a new user account. i understand that netBSD doesn't come with the tools to do that, so i downloaded a user utility (mebbe i'm wrong about netBSD) but the problem is, i don't know how to read files off floppy disks. (i'm quite new to unix)... (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: Newbie4ever