Gentoo Archives: gentoo-dev

From: (Achim Gottinger)
To: gentoo-dev@g.o
Subject: Re: [gentoo-dev] How to allow su and ssh access
Date: Wed, 24 Jan 2001 02:52:37
In Reply to: [gentoo-dev] How to allow su and ssh access by Robert Schrem
Robert Schrem wrote:

> I feel pretty comfortable with using gentoo (now for > almost 3 weeks) but I have still some problems that I > clould not solve so far. The most important is this one: > > I'am wondering where to locate the 'switch' to allow > users (at least myself) to use the su command to get > temporary root rights.
You must add the users to the wheel group in /etc/groups
> Also I would like to be able to > login as root via ssh. This is obviously blocked > somewhere in the configuration files.
Normaly this is only blocked if you have no root password. How about the @ in kde? Bye Achim
> > > Any hint what configuration file(s) I should > examin (tried already some in /etc/security > but didn't get it done)... > > Anybody? > _______________________________________________ > gentoo-dev mailing list > gentoo-dev@g.o >