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Old 04-23-2009, 05:24 AM   #1
sherimm
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useradd error


hi,

we added a user in linux box and su to that user and given "id"

it is giving following output

context=user_u:system_r:unconfined_t


Could you please explain how can we clear this

thanks,
sheri
 
Old 04-23-2009, 05:26 AM   #2
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hi,

we added a user in linux box and su to that user and given "id"

it is giving following output

context=user_u:system_r:unconfined_t


Could you please explain how can we clear this

thanks,
sheri
Try to add the user with the adduser command and not with the useradd command.
 
Old 04-23-2009, 06:00 AM   #3
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What command did you run to add the user ?
 
Old 04-23-2009, 07:34 AM   #4
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useradd username -d homedir -G group name
 
Old 04-23-2009, 08:58 AM   #5
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Turn off SELinux. But what makes you think you need to clear that?
 
  


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