nwp at lemon-computing.com
Fri Aug 31 17:34:42 IST 2001
On Fri, Aug 31, 2001 at 05:29:32PM +0100, hrobinson at harper-adams.ac.uk wrote:
> I downloaded pscp and it works providing I use howard and the file
> is owned by howard . I can't log in as root.
> I have 'chowned' to howard, got the log files off and 'chowned' back
> to root
> Messy but works, is there a better way?
There are (at least) two ways of doing it:
1) enable root logins over ssh on the linux box (bad idea, but possible);
2) have the logfiles owned and readable by a group that (only) people who
need to read the logs are members of.
Probably best to continue this discussion off this list; it's a little bit
Nick Phillips -- nwp at lemon-computing.com
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