Solved

Linux Groups

Posted on 2011-02-19
2
464 Views
Last Modified: 2012-06-27
when i type groups in fedora, it shows me groups which i have(security groups)
which file do i need to edit to add or remove more groups?
0
Comment
Question by:aashee
2 Comments
 
LVL 14

Accepted Solution

by:
Deepak Kosaraju earned 250 total points
Comment Utility
0
 
LVL 40

Assisted Solution

by:omarfarid
omarfarid earned 250 total points
Comment Utility
the users' groups are set in /etc/group. To find which groups a user belongs to you need to look to /etc/passwd file as well. Please see links below

http://www.manpagez.com/man/5/group/
http://www.manpagez.com/man/5/passwd/
0

Featured Post

How your wiki can always stay up-to-date

Quip doubles as a “living” wiki and a project management tool that evolves with your organization. As you finish projects in Quip, the work remains, easily accessible to all team members, new and old.
- Increase transparency
- Onboard new hires faster
- Access from mobile/offline

Join & Write a Comment

Currently, there is not an RPM package available under the RHEL/Fedora/CentOS distributions that gives you a quick and easy way to allow PHP to interface with Oracle. As a result, I have included a set of instructions on how to do this with minimal …
Network Interface Card (NIC) bonding, also known as link aggregation, NIC teaming and trunking, is an important concept to understand and implement in any environment where high availability is of concern. Using this feature, a server administrator …
Learn several ways to interact with files and get file information from the bash shell. ls lists the contents of a directory: Using the -a flag displays hidden files: Using the -l flag formats the output in a long list: The file command gives us mor…
Connecting to an Amazon Linux EC2 Instance from Windows Using PuTTY.

744 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

Need Help in Real-Time?

Connect with top rated Experts

12 Experts available now in Live!

Get 1:1 Help Now