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Re: [opensuse] Soc@2006: User Restrictions (not Child Protection).
  • From: Ciaran Farrell <cfarrell@xxxxxxx>
  • Date: Sun, 30 Apr 2006 14:56:41 +0200 (CEST)
  • Message-id: <8278320.1146401801971.SLOX.WebMail.wwwrun@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
Am So 30.04.2006 03:05 schrieb Peter Flodin <pflodin@xxxxxxxxx>:

> In a Microsoft Windows domain there is something called Global Policy,
> which means on a per user and per machine, I could lock down all sort
> of settings. eg I could hide control panels, Internet Explorer,
> ability to get to a command line, various system rights etc by just
> checking boxes. And it would apply to my selection of users and/or
> computers in the network.
>
> I am well aware that many of these restriction can be setup in Linux,
> but there is no central tool (that I am aware of) that I can use to do
> this. eg define these group of settings, restrictions, application
> settings and apply them to these Users.

Yes! This is pretty much exactly what I meant



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