[Samba] Administrator rights for Windows update?

Paul Gienger pgienger at ae-solutions.com
Thu May 6 12:37:59 GMT 2004

Is it necessary to give root access to install system wide packages in 
UNIX?  There is really no difference, aside from this being a new 
concept to long time windows users.   Installing updates requires enough 
permissions to modify/delete critical system files, and you don't want 
Joe Schmoe doing that.

Nicki Messerschmidt, Linksystem Muenchen GmbH wrote:

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>Hi List,
>is it really necessary to add every user to the administrators group to
>allow them to update their windows boxes? I really can't believe this...
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