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privileges of root issue

Achepito
Occasional Contributor

privileges of root issue

Hi,
when we do login in a linux with a user with root´s privileges, start process with su-, why? I attach a trace with the problem
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John Donovan
Regular Advisor

Re: privileges of root issue

Achepito...

The processes listed in the attachment simply advise you that sessions are opened for a user and authenicated using pam_unix by root (uid=0).

The su command is not being used.

There is no problem.

Hope this helps...

--donovan
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