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humbletech99 06-02-2006 04:46 PM

Force group membership reload?
I just added myself to a group by editing /etc/group and adding my username but when I do "id" the group doesn't show up yet...

Is there a way to force a reload without logging off and back on again since I have lots of things in progress that I'd lose if I log off?

Tinkster 06-02-2006 05:30 PM

man newgrp
Be aware that this is only for the current shell. The only
permanent (and global) fix is to log out and back in.


humbletech99 06-03-2006 04:02 AM

thanks for the tip

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