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1. UNIX for Beginners Questions & Answers
The title pretty much says it all. I've snooped everywhere and can't find anything on this. Since our organization went to numeric usernames, using the u|U option for ps returns no processes. Example passwd entry:
320074:DjZAJKXun8HBs:10129:6006:Joe Y:/cadhome/analysis/jy:/bin/bash... (4 Replies)
Discussion started by: crimso
I was looking for a good list of words to exclude people from using as passwords, i.e. those that could be guessed easily. I'm working through a whole bunch of suggestions from skullsecurity.org, but I managed to find this page that seems to suggest I have more options than I thought. :b:
I... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: rbatte1
3. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
Despite the exec man page, the exec system call seems to turn my effective-user-id into my real-user-id.
I coded and compiled 2 very simple c programs as user 1 (uid=501)
The first one (A) prints real and effective user IDs and then execs the second one (B), which in turn prints... (7 Replies)
Discussion started by: oviv
4. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
Can anyone explain me in details of Real and Effective IDs (6 Replies)
Discussion started by: kkalyan
5. Shell Programming and Scripting
I am dealing with a very large firewall logfile (more than 10G),
the logfile like this
Nov 9 10:12:01 testfirewall root:
Nov 9 10:12:01 testfirewall root: 0:00:11 accept testfw01-hme0 >hme0 proto: icmp;
src: test001.example.net; dst: abc.dst.net; rule: 1; icmp-type: 8;... (8 Replies)
Discussion started by: fedora
6. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
Here is my situation. On a RedHat 7.3 box, I have a user named jody.
When I log in with jody and type in "id", I get the expected output:
uid=1(jody) gid=1(jody) groups=1(jody), 510(test)
However, I cannot figure which "id" option allows me to change the effective gid. I tried the options... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: Jody
7. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
what's the most efficient and effective search for a file in a dir ?
I see many guys use this
# find - print
or something as such ? and sometimes pipe it to something else ?
Is there a better way of using "grep" in all of this ?
simon2000 (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: simon2000
I would like to give execution rights for a script to one user. (that's the easy part...)
When that user is running the script, I would like the effective user ID to be that of the file-owner. Is this possible? (6 Replies)
Discussion started by: hilmel