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Old 03-31-2010, 01:26 AM   #1
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su: cannot set groups: Operation not permitted


Hi,

I am working on Linux 5.4 enterprise version.
I have issues with 'su' command.
When I enter 'su' and password the following message is displayed.

/home/xxx]$ su
Password:
su: cannot set groups: Operation not permitted

Please help to resolve the problem.
 
Old 03-31-2010, 01:42 AM   #2
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Old 04-01-2010, 12:38 AM   #3
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Hi,

I have resovled the issue.

I have changed the permission of su file in /bin.

Thanks.

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Hi,

I am working on Linux 5.4 enterprise version.
I have issues with 'su' command.
When I enter 'su' and password the following message is displayed.

/home/xxx]$ su
Password:
su: cannot set groups: Operation not permitted

Please help to resolve the problem.
 
Old 04-01-2010, 12:38 AM   #4
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Hi

I have resolved the issue by changing the /bin/su permissions.
 
Old 04-01-2010, 12:46 AM   #5
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Good to know it is solved, you can now mark the thread as solved
 
  


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