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Re: [suse-security] Group IDs
  • From: Stefan Seyfried <seife@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Tue, 1 Jul 2003 19:09:03 +0200
  • Message-id: <20030701170903.GA30124@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
On Tue, Jul 01, 2003 at 05:58:27PM +0100, João Reis wrote:
>
> Hi to all!
>
>
> I added a user called xpto. I changed the user id to 521 and its group id to
> 106.
>
> When i log on and create a directory or a file the group ownership stays with
> the id of the group 'users' instead of having the groupid '106'.
>
> What is wrong ? I checked the passwd and the user xpto has an id 521 and group
> id 106. I also checked the group file and everything looks fine.
>
> Any help ?

what does "id xpto" say? if it shows him not to be in group 106, try
"nscd -i passwd; nscd -i group" or "rcnscd restart"

best regards,
--
Stefan Seyfried

Senior Consultant community4you GmbH, Chemnitz, Germany.
http://www.community4you.de http://www.open-eis.com

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