wheel group & mkdir

Richard Collyer richard at blueapex.co.uk
Wed Sep 7 13:03:04 UTC 2011

On 07/09/2011 01:19, Fbsd8 wrote:
> Thank you Beech.
> I was entering the password of the user.
> When I entered root's password the script containing mkdir worked.
> One remaining question. Is there any time limit on having root access?
> I mean will root access remain until the user exits?
> Thanks again

No, once a users SSH session times out/is closed the root provledges are 
lost and you have to SU again. If they remain logged in they keep root 
privlidges (sp!) until they log out.


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