[Tfug] Groups problem
ubergeek at ubergeek.tv
Mon Apr 10 00:01:37 MST 2006
Thanks Michael and Stephen, that was most definitely it.
Had no idea I had to log out to change such a simple thing. Is that the
only way? Thankfully I rarely modify my groups.
Michael Schultheiss wrote:
> Chris Hill wrote:
>>Ok, I'm not great with groups, but I've got some bizarre problem.
>>Basically if I run the groups command as root, I can see that my groups
>>have updated. But from the user's perspective, the groups have not been
>>updated, and therefore I can't do anything useful with the new groups.
> logout and log back in again. Changes in group memberships aren't made
> active until you login again.
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