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Old 06-23-2007, 02:39 AM   #1
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How do I remove "Your default context is root:system_r:unconfined_t." when I Telnet?

Hello Friends,

When I telnet to the server, after giving the password I receive the following message:

Your default context is root:system_r:unconfined_t.

Do you want to choose a different one? [n]

How can I disable this message?

Any help would be appreciated.


Old 06-23-2007, 04:50 PM   #2
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You could edit: /etc/pam.d/su
find the line: session required /lib/security/$ISA/ open multiple
and remove the word multiple from the end.

Better still, instead of telnet you could use ssh which is more secure.
Old 06-23-2007, 11:59 PM   #3
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Thanks for the solution.

Apart from /etc/pam.d/su there is another file /etc/pam.d/remote where in we have to remove the word "multiple" from the following line:

session required multiple open

So, After we remove we do not get this message.

I got this from the redhat documentation.

Thanks for your co-operation and efforts.



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