Gentoo Archives: gentoo-ppc-dev

From: Olivier Reisch <gentoo@××××××××.net>
To: gentooppc-dev@g.o
Subject: Re: [gentooppc-dev] Switched to gentoo...
Date: Fri, 19 Apr 2002 12:10:21
In Reply to: [gentooppc-dev] Switched to gentoo... by Olivier Reisch
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> I met yet another problem: > > doctomoe@ibook doctomoe $ su - > Password: > su: Permission denied > Sorry. > > I gave it the right password though. Any idea what might be wrong? > Logging in as root from console works, it's just su that's borked. Didn't > have the time yet to look into it. > > Greets, > Olivier
Duh, noone replied. Now I had to stop being lazy again ;) Found the culprit: PAM is set up so only users in the "wheel" group can use "su". Either add trusted users to "wheel" or go to /etc/pam.d, edit the su file and remove the "auth required /lib/security/ use_uid" line Greets, Olivier - -- ________________________________________________ Olivier Reisch doctomoe@××××××.org TuxPPC Site Director The number one user resource for Linux on PPC. For safe mail, get my PGP Key: ________________________________________________ -----BEGIN PGP SIGNATURE----- Version: GnuPG v1.0.6 (GNU/Linux) Comment: For info see iD8DBQE8wE9+tYcLvEeHIXURAguKAKDANQ85oCZM5dveCbYDTjLB32aqwgCfUC3f Y60aKkJsoLCupFXf49aLGwk= =ZFf3 -----END PGP SIGNATURE-----


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Re: [gentooppc-dev] Switched to gentoo... Pieter Van den Abeele <pvdabeel@××××××.be>