su: not running setuid
mayank at in.niksun.com
Mon Oct 22 21:03:34 PDT 2007
No I am not able to login as root from other consoles also.
I am able to ssh on this machine from other machines and is able to
successfully login to this machine but from my console I am now even not able
to login to this machine. It is not accepting my uname and passwd. Looks like
I ma stuck at a big trouble.
On Monday 22 October 2007 19:28, Eric Crist wrote:
> If you executed the command you claim you did, you're system
> permissions are really screwed up. You've changed ownership of
> *EVERY* file on the system to uname:wheel. My best guess is that su
> is trying to run as uname (setuid) and it's not getting the
> permissions is needs.
> 4th and long I'm guessing. You're best of to punt and reinstall.
> Can you even log in as root from the console?
> On Oct 22, 2007, at 1:51 PMOct 22, 2007, Mayank Jain wrote:
> > Hi all,
> > I have run chown -R uname:wheel . as root in the / directory. Now
> > it is not
> > allowing me to log in as su.
> > Giving the following error
> > su
> > su: not running setuid
> > I have also tried su -l but still same error. Can any body suggest
> > me some
> > solution to this problem.
> > uname -a
> > FreeBSD mayankjain.in.niksun.com 6.2-RC1-p1 FreeBSD 6.2-RC1-p1 #0:
> > Mon Dec 4
> > 09:56:16 UTC 2006
> > root at i386-builder.daemonology.net:/usr/obj/usr/src/sys/SMP i386
> > I have also tried following but it didn't allow me to do so.
> > chown root:wheel /usr/bin/su
> > chown: /usr/bin/su: Operation not permitted
> > --
> > Regards
> > Mayank Jain(Nawal)
> > Niksun
> > 9818390836
> > www.mayankjain.110mb.com
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