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Hello all. Is it possible in linux (red hat) to have a group in another group? For example:

Group webadmin
Group site1
Group site2

site1 only has access to site1. site2 only has access to site2. but i want webadmin group to have access to everything that the groups site1 and site2 have. Can I do this?

Thx.
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not within /etc/group
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thanks for the quick reply. any ideas to accomplish the same sort of idea? if so, i can open another question for points. thx.

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AFAIK there is no "standard" way to do it, probablysome proprietary 3'rd party software
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thx for the reply.

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