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Old 03-31-2004, 02:26 PM   #1
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i installed my redhat 9 a few hours back so really don't have any clue abt this

it's like i wan't to make a guest account with only reading privileges that means he 's not allowed to do anything (for my younger sister since she is very fond of deleting my files)

i mean i just wan't the guest to listen to music or watch some videos and try some shell commands daz it and nothing else

now how can do this

plz help

thank u
Old 03-31-2004, 02:32 PM   #2
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Just make a user. Users are usually not allowed to write to other users' files.
Old 03-31-2004, 03:44 PM   #3
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Yep a user is a limited account, just make sure she can't figure out your root password


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