[K12OSN] Adding and removing users without being in root
bear2bar at netscape.net
Wed Oct 27 00:26:28 UTC 2004
microman at cmosnetworks.com wrote:
> John P. Conlon wrote:
>> I have a teacher who has three stand alone machines running K12LTSP
>> 4.2. I want to know if I can give her access to the add-remove users
>> GUI with out giving her access to root or the root password. If I
>> can do this can someone please enlighten me on how to go about it.
> You might wish to consider the use of sudo for this. However, this
> may end up giving her the ability to create her own username with a
> UID of 0, which would give her root.
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You might try installing WEBMIN and creating a limited administrator
account with user priviledges.....
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