Expiring Today—Celebrate National IT Professionals Day with 3 months of free Premium Membership. Use Code ITDAY17

x
?
Solved

Register SUNW.Proxy_SMF_failover with a different user than root

Posted on 2008-10-28
3
Medium Priority
?
286 Views
Last Modified: 2013-12-27
I am registering a SUNW.Proxy_SMF_failover resource in a sun cluster 3.2.

The cluster resource needs to run with a different user than root.

I assumed the solaris.cluster.admin and solaris.cluster.modify role to my user and tried to register resources in the cluster with myuser. When the cluster resource is started is starting under the root user. If I enable the resource manualy using "svcadm enable nameofservice" the app is starting under myuser.

How do I register the service in a cluster to start with a different user than root?
0
Comment
Question by:smurgu
[X]
Welcome to Experts Exchange

Add your voice to the tech community where 5M+ people just like you are talking about what matters.

  • Help others & share knowledge
  • Earn cash & points
  • Learn & ask questions
  • 2
3 Comments
 
LVL 22

Expert Comment

by:blu
ID: 22823089
You can specify the credentials that the startup emthod runs with, including the user name. This is the method-credential property. It is a subtype of the method_context clause, which is itself a subtype of the exec_method clause.

It looks like this;

               <method_context>
                        <method_credential
                                user='sys'
                                group='sys'
                                privileges='basic,file_dac_write' />
                </method_context>
0
 

Accepted Solution

by:
smurgu earned 0 total points
ID: 22823125
They are specifyed whet is run the svcadm enable with root user from command line the application starts with my user but inside the cluster the same service starts the app with root user.

If have this problem inside the cluster.
0
 

Author Comment

by:smurgu
ID: 22823182
<method_context>
                        <method_credential user='myuser' group='myuser'
</method_context>
0

Featured Post

Concerto Cloud for Software Providers & ISVs

Can Concerto Cloud Services help you focus on evolving your application offerings, while delivering the best cloud experience to your customers? From DevOps to revenue models and customer support, the answer is yes!

Learn how Concerto can help you.

Question has a verified solution.

If you are experiencing a similar issue, please ask a related question

I have been running these systems for a few years now and I am just very happy with them.   I just wanted to share the manual that I have created for upgrades and other things.  Oooh yes! FreeBSD makes me happy (as a server), no maintenance and I al…
FreeBSD on EC2 FreeBSD (https://www.freebsd.org) is a robust Unix-like operating system that has been around for many years. FreeBSD is available on Amazon EC2 through Amazon Machine Images (AMIs) provided by FreeBSD developer and security office…
Learn how to find files with the shell using the find and locate commands. Use locate to find a needle in a haystack.: With locate, check if the file still exists.: Use find to get the actual location of the file.:
This video shows how to set up a shell script to accept a positional parameter when called, pass that to a SQL script, accept the output from the statement back and then manipulate it in the Shell.
Suggested Courses

719 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question