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hpvmstatus run as root only?

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hpvmstatus run as root only?

Is it possible to run "hpvmstatus" without root account?


I would like to let operator to perform the health check of VM status.



P.S. This thread ahs been moevd from HP-UX > System Administration to HP-UX > Virtualization. - Hp forum Moderator

Dennis Handly
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Re: hpvmstatus run as root only?

Have you looked into using sudo?


Re: hpvmstatus run as root only?

hpvmstatus cannot be directly run by non-root.


Either try sudo or you'd have to play with suid bit, which may be somewhat riskier.

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Re: hpvmstatus run as root only?

It's work by using sudo.


Thanks a lot