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From: "Sean Lawrence" <Sean.Lawrence@cantire.com>
Date: Thu, 8 Feb 2007 10:22:10 -0500
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Thread-topic: Running Netview as with limited root access.

Our group here does not have root access to our Netview installation.


We have discussed options with our AIX sysadmin.


We can define sudo rights to start/stop Netview.


I have identified the following commands we need sudo for:






We would like to change group ownership to the /usr/OV directory so that our regular users can modify config files.


Has anyone done this?

Is there any danger in modifying group permissions on /usr/OV?

Are there any other executable files I should add to the sudo list?


Sean Lawrence 

Systems Automation Technical Specialist


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