Member of group wheel, but still can't shutdown system?
albi at scii.nl
Thu Oct 5 04:25:36 PDT 2006
On Thu, 5 Oct 2006 13:24:14 +0200
thomas at hindsight.de wrote:
> I've just installed FreeBSD 6.1 and listed myself as a member of the
> wheel group during the add users portion of the installation. For
> some reason I have not put a finger on yet I cannot shutdown the
> system "do not have permission" to effect the command. Went back as
> root on a later session and re-entered my name in /etc/group to the
> wheel account to no avail, anybody got an idea as to where I need to
# ls -la /sbin/shutdown
-r-sr-x--- 1 root operator 431524 May 2 16:40 /sbin/shutdown
what about group operator ? but i personally would use sudo instead of
group wheel etc.
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