Subject: Re: su(1) group wheel restriction
To: None <tech-userlevel@NetBSD.ORG>
From: Christoph Badura <email@example.com>
Date: 01/10/1997 02:16:00
firstname.lastname@example.org.EDU (Chad Mynhier) writes:
> What is the difference between adding a user to /etc/su.conf
>and adding the user to the wheel group?
The former doesn't give that user write access to wheel owned files
It seem that quite a couple a number of directories belong to group
wheel. You'd also have to consider that a stock NetBSD doesn't set a
sensible umask for root.
Christoph Badura email@example.com
You don't need to quote my .signature. Everyone has seen it by now.
Besides, it doesn't add anything to the current thread.