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Old 11-18-2010, 05:52 AM   #1
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Question how to enable crontab command for normal users?

hi everyone,
I have install RHEL5 and created normal user as "test". When I login as root user, I can run crontab command but when I login as test user, I can't run crontab command and throws error as "cron/test: Permission denied".
Can anyone suggest me how to enable crontab command for test user as well?

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It sounds like your test user is not in the cron group:
# groups test
Old 11-18-2010, 06:37 AM   #3
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Thank you for your suggestion.
Old 11-29-2010, 05:01 AM   #4
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If you want some of your users to run administration commands .. configure sudo



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