[Samba] Applications that need admin privileges
Adam Tauno Williams
adam at morrison-ind.com
Wed Oct 20 10:06:24 GMT 2004
> Hi guys, I have a working samba and openldap pdc which is actively being
> tested. I have a group of users that have specifics tools to use such as
> oracle client tools (sqlplus etc). I tried to logon as a test user and run
> the sqlplus but nothing happened, I tried adding this user to the local
> poweruser group but it produced the same result. Can this be achieved?
> It works fine if this user is a member of local admin group which I dont want
> to do because I want to limit what they can do to their workstations. Anyone
> out here who had a similar experience? Thanks for any help
Oh yes, it is called "$(*@_@&R%** crappy PC software". If the software is
broken and needs Admin privileges you don't have much of a choice, but you can
still apply policies to an account with Admin privileges.
And don't forget to write a very nasty letter to the software shop telling them
to fix their software their non-compatble software!
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