[Tfug] Groups problem

Michael Schultheiss schultmc at cinlug.org
Sun Apr 9 23:20:36 MST 2006

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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