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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. Red Hat
I find there is some customized linux with application.
When I use login account root and type the password.
It is not allow to login.
But if I login with specified user and password.
Then I use command "su - " and type root passwd.
It allow you to switch to "root" account .
Or if i... (14 Replies)
Discussion started by: chuikingman
3. Red Hat
Is there any method by which fedora 13 can be boot directly from root?? (4 Replies)
Discussion started by: sony star
I would like to know how to prevent users connecting to a server using SSH as root.
I would still like them to be able to login with their username and then change to su.
But I would like to prevent them logging in directly as root.
I have searched the forum and read that I should set... (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: Sepia
We are facing a problem while trying to login using ssh.
The user is able to login using telnet.
We are able to login as another user using ssh and then su to that user which is successfull.
What should i be checking for the user to be able to login directly using ssh.
Thanks in... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: sag71155
Hi, yesterday, I changed root's shell in /etc/passwd, cause a mistake then I can not log in root account (can't find correct shell). I attempted to log in single-mode, however, it prompted for single-mode's password then I type root's password but still can not log in.
I'm using AIX 5L version 5.2... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: neikel
7. UNIX for Advanced & Expert Users
We have a shared development box, running Solaris 10 that is an NIS client, all the developers have local root password. If they know the NIS uid of another user, they can just do
% useradd -u <uid> login
And then log in as that user and have full access to his files in his home directory. ... (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: nfw
8. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
How to prevent root users from editing files (logs)? Is there any way? (4 Replies)
Discussion started by: vehchi
9. Answers to Frequently Asked Questions
We have quite a few threads about this subject. I have collected some of them and arranged them by the OS which is primarily discussed in the thread. That is because the exact procedure depends on the OS involved. What's more, since you often need to interact with the boot process, the... (0 Replies)
Discussion started by: Perderabo