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AW: [suse-security] creating a normal user just for reboot
  • From: "OKDesign oHG Security Administrator" <security@xxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Sat, 12 Jan 2002 17:55:30 +0100
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-----Urspr√ľngliche Nachricht-----
Von: Steffen Dettmer [mailto:steffen@xxxxxxx]
Gesendet: Samstag, 12. Januar 2002 17:02
An: suse-security@xxxxxxxx
Betreff: Re: [suse-security] creating a normal user just for reboot

>* Kai-H. Weutzing wrote on Sat, Jan 12, 2002 at 07:56 +0100:
>> useradd -u 0 -o -g 0 -d $HOMEDIR -s /sbin/reboot -c "Reboot User" reboot
>I guess this will fail with "UID 0 is not unique".
>BTW, I would prefere sudo a lot!

Me too ! That's why I put this user in the sudoers, but it won't work (this
was my original question *g*).
How do I have to do this / what did I do wrong ?


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