Re: Few question of newbie | need urgent help.
On Sat, 2 Dec 2000, New Star Service Company wrote:
->1) I install Debian 2.1 today , I'm single user.
-> I need setup internet dialup network urgently.
-> I use "pppconfig" to setup internet connection. setup is ok.
-> I use #pon in root for dial, connection ok , everything ok.
-> but when i use $pon command in my user account (/home/satyajit), I
-> error message : /usr/bin/pon : /usr/sbin/pppd : permission denied
-> I use this # chmod u+s /usr/bin/pon
-> # chmod u+s /usr/sbin/pppd
-> but same error.
-> Please someone urgently help me how can I active pon/poff command in my
-> user account (/home/satyajit) for take internet connection
As root, use "adduser <user> dip" to add the <user> to
the "dip" group. The <user> will have to "logout" and
"login" to have the changes activated. Have <user> use
the "groups" to verify they are part of the "dip" group.
See: man adduser
Christopher W. Aiken, Scenery Hill, Pa, USA
chris at cwaiken dot com, www.cwaiken.com
Current O/S: Debian 2.2 GNU/Linux