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Re: [SLE] Problem using WVDial in user...
  • From: cpchan@xxxxxxxx (Charles Philip Chan)
  • Date: Thu, 29 Jun 2000 00:30:43 +0500 (GMT-5)
  • Message-id: <14682.21091.998269.541606@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>



>>>>> "Horatio" == Horatio <horatio@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx> writes:

> Hi, The "Access to modem permitted" option is already enabled
> for the user I login with, which is also a member of the groups
> uuco and dialout, as specified in the SuSE manual in order to
> use WVDial with a non-root user. So, there must be something
> else involved that disable the use of WVDial when I login with
> that particular non-root user.

I had the same problem with 6.3. What I did to solve it was to make
wvdial setuid root and only allow group dialout to access it.

Charles


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