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All product names are trademarks of their respective companies. Log in to reply. Probably you moved a user from hpux but cut+paste method and caried over /sbin/sh .. root (and for some reason also bin) can overcome this (maybe the file/directory is owned by bin and root can read anything anyways), but normal users cannot. his comment is here

This may be a case that you have changed the persmissions accidentally. In order to check the permissions on the mount point, the file system must first be unmounted. The permissions on the ".." directory should be at least r-x for group and r-x for other. Whenever I log in as root and then try to > su to another user I get the following message: > > Cannot set process environment. > > When I try https://support.software.dell.com/authentication-services/kb/71825

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Muhammad Jawaid Naz replied Dec 18, 2002 File systems are 50% free. Hope that helps. bakunin Remove advertisements Sponsored Links bakunin View Public Profile Find all posts by bakunin #5 02-20-2009 kapilraj Registered User Join Date: Dec 2006 Last Activity: 20 December 2010, The permission setting of the mounted file system can be used to restrict access. Login Problems with Non-Root Users in AIX: onlyroot.can.lgn.all.cmd ITEM: FAX Dated: 98/08/25~00:00 Category: cmd This HTML

lrwxrwxrwx 1 root system 8 Feb 25 1994 bin -> /usr/bin drwxr-xr-x 16 root system 7168 Dec 24 10:10 etc drwxr-xr-x 71 bin bin 1536 Dec 14 09:37 home lrwxrwxrwx 1 One more reason could be you choosed to work with TCSH, and didn't added it to the right file in /etc/security Micky Top Best Answer 0 Mark this reply as the bash-3.00# su - uucp 3004-505 Cannot set process environment. https://www.ibm.com/developerworks/forums/message.jspa?messageID=13872387 The time now is 03:55 PM. - Contact Us - UNIX & Linux - unix commands, linux commands, linux server, linux ubuntu, shell script, linux distros. - Advertising - Top

Solve problems - It's Free Create your account in seconds E-mail address is taken If this is your account,sign in here Email address Username Between 5 and 30 characters. lol jsut saw the time and date of post - must have been resolved by now... You're now being signed in. Is it valid shell. 4) anything funky in root's /.profile (assume root's home is /) 5) check permissions on / .

aixqueen (TechnicalUser) 22 May 02 12:33 Perhaps someone edited the password file with vi to create users?Or changed permissions, or did not select the correct defaults when they created the user?------------------------The This issue got resolved once we revert the permission to normal. Then make sure all these files have the read-bit set for world. Close Reply To This Thread Posting in the Tek-Tips forums is a member-only feature.

also just a few days back we tried a rsh to same machine using same account which failed. RE: cannot set process environnement !!!! Log in to reply. Asish Bose replied Dec 26, 2007 can you check permissions for the root directory...

  1. Please check the Permission of /usr/bin, /usr/lib, and /tmp they might cause this issue.
  2. Patzebike replied Feb 8, 2011 Hello, what is the result for : cd / ls -l |grep ^l May be a missing link ?
  3. What are the permissions on / ...
  4. After some extensive research, I found that someone here had changed the permissions on three directories: /usr/bin, /usr/lib, and /tmp. /usr/bin and /usr/lib had been changed from 755 to 754, and
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tralala (TechnicalUser) (OP) 22 May 02 04:09 Hi !!! You're now being signed in. Or as Gheist said...0000 for permissions on ~?http://techsupport.services.ibm.com/server/aix.techTips?refNo=90605225214682 Red Flag This Post Please let us know here why this post is inappropriate. Susan Jones replied Mar 18, 2008 Reply from Asish Bose on 12/26/2007 10:37:00 PM can you check permissions for the root directory...

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When you want to switch a user the cmd is # su username(Linux) OR #su? - ?username (AIX).The user is the existing user in that system. ? JN Join this group Popular White Paper On This Topic The Six Questions Every IT Leader Needs to Ask 7Replies Best Answer 0 Mark this reply as the best answer?(Choose carefully, drwxr-xr-x 45 bin bin 1536 Dec 24 10:08 .. Top Best Answer 0 Mark this reply as the best answer?(Choose carefully, this can't be changed) Yes | No Saving...

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Hope that helps. DSMARWAY (TechnicalUser) 21 May 02 12:14 What happens if you run usrck -n username ( what errors does it report) if any?Is anything listed in errpt -a | pgIs your system

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