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Re: [suse-security] su doesn't work after yast2 security change
  • From: Ferdinand Schmid <fschmid@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Thu, 08 Aug 2002 15:35:19 -0600
  • Message-id: <3D52E417.3000803@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
HggdH wrote:
the paranoid selection will make su available only to root. You have to
change /etc/permissions.paranoid so that /bin/su will be something other
than 600.
<snip>
Thanks for the incredibly fast and competent answers. Editing /etc/permissions.paranoid to add the suid bit worked. The first answer to my question also adressed this issue.

Thanks,
Ferdinand


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