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Old 01-03-2008, 09:31 PM   #1
shaan129
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Unhappy userconf




Hi there :rsion 2.6.9 -55

I wanted to know how to get into userconf in RHEL 4.

Kernel version 2.6.9 -55.

I hvae installed all the packages in the beginning still whn i giv command in terminal like just userconf it doesnt come up gives error....

Thnx in advance...
 
Old 01-04-2008, 02:19 PM   #2
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userconf was default with linuxconf, which is no longer on or included with Red Hat cause it was the crappiest most unsecure, unstable piece of software ever.

What exactly are you trying to configure? There are plenty of other user command tools you can use to add, delete, modify user accounts with.

useradd
userdel
usermod
 
Old 01-04-2008, 02:23 PM   #3
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If you want a GUI interface in Fedora Core, you could use the system-config-users program as root.
I don't have RHEL but it may have the same config programs. If not, then it's RTFM time.

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Old 01-04-2008, 06:15 PM   #4
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userconf....

I am new to Linux but with curiosity to learn have installed RHEL 4 on my lappy....

Please Please and Please suggest some really good e-books for this subject....

I am really confused which one to start with ....

I have tried with bible(Negus) and sybex they seem like confusing the other lik content less like for everything the author saying refer man pages....


so could u people giv me the linksfor e-books learning which u people are in this stage that ur helping people lik me....

Waiting for your responses....


Thnks in advance...
 
Old 01-05-2008, 05:13 AM   #5
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For RHEL, you can start by looking at the docs section at the Red Hat site.
 
  


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