O'Reilly logo

SUSE LINUX Enterprise Server 9 Administrator's Handbook by Jacques Beland, Peter Kuo

Stay ahead with the world's most comprehensive technology and business learning platform.

With Safari, you learn the way you learn best. Get unlimited access to videos, live online training, learning paths, books, tutorials, and more.

Start Free Trial

No credit card required

Chapter 4 User and Group Administration

As the system administrator of a multiuser system, you are responsible for, among many other tasks, managing and controlling user access to system resources. Because SLES is a multiuser system, this chapter provides you with an understanding of how users and groups are identified, how this information is used to determine access privileges to data and applications, and how you can effectively manage user and group information. The following topics are covered in this chapter:

image User and group IDs

image System ...

With Safari, you learn the way you learn best. Get unlimited access to videos, live online training, learning paths, books, interactive tutorials, and more.

Start Free Trial

No credit card required