Simpler Navigation for Servers and Operating Systems - Please Update Your Bookmarks
Completed: a much simpler Servers and Operating Systems section of the Community. We combined many of the older boards, so you won't have to click through so many levels to get at the information you need. Check the consolidated boards here as many sub-forums are now single boards.
If you have bookmarked forums or discussion boards in Servers and Operating Systems, we suggest you check and update them as needed.
Operating System - Tru64 Unix
cancel
Showing results for 
Search instead for 
Did you mean: 

all users can login on CDE Console except root

kashi_1
Advisor

all users can login on CDE Console except root

All users can login on CDE installed at console except "Root".
Some one has changed settings mistakenly as it was working fine earlier.
regards,
7 REPLIES
Vladimir Fabecic
Honored Contributor

Re: all users can login on CDE Console except root

See your own thread:
http://forums1.itrc.hp.com/service/forums/questionanswer.do?threadId=1057838
You can see how /etc/securettys should look like.
By the way, also see:
http://forums1.itrc.hp.com/service/forums/helptips.do?#28
In vino veritas, in VMS cluster
SJO EGGER
Regular Advisor

Re: all users can login on CDE Console except root

hi

try to put "ptys" in the /etc/securettys.
kashi_1
Advisor

Re: all users can login on CDE Console except root

basically in that scenario i was talking about CDE login from network. in this case i am talking about root login to CDE at console.
Vladimir Fabecic
Honored Contributor

Re: all users can login on CDE Console except root

Do you have:
/dev/console
:0
in securettys
In vino veritas, in VMS cluster
kashi_1
Advisor

Re: all users can login on CDE Console except root

entry is:

dev/console
:0
{hostname of PC}:0
/dev/tty00
ptys

Vladimir Fabecic
Honored Contributor

Re: all users can login on CDE Console except root

dev/console
or
/dev/console
In vino veritas, in VMS cluster
Heathe Kyle Yeakley
Occasional Contributor

Re: all users can login on CDE Console except root

Can root login via some other method like ssh or telnet?