In this lab you will administer user accounts by creating new users.
On your headless virtual machine, create the following user accounts:
Set the passwords to be whatever you would like. Make sure that the user
joe still exists from a previous assignment.
On the same machine, create the following groups with the following members:
- cops: andy, barney, gomer (he sometimes helps)
- comedians: barney, gomer, otis
- drunks: otis
- ladies: aunt_bea, helen
- taylors: andy, opie, aunt_bea
Add your joe user to the sudo group.
Remove the user otis and its associated home directory from the system.
In your root (‘/’) directory, make a new directory,
vegetables with the following files inside and the following owners and permissions.
vegetables rwxrwxrwx u=gomer g=ladies |__ carrots.txt rw-rw-rw- u=barney g=barney |__ beets.txt rw-rw---- u=andy g=taylors |__ snow_peas.txt rw-r--r-- u=aunt_bea g=cops
su command to login as aunt_bea without logging your user off.
- Issue the
- Then issue the
While logged in as aunt_bea
- Change directory to the
- Create a new file called
pickles.txtwith permissions rw-r—– . Do not change the owner or group.
To pass off
Run the grade_lab8 command from scratch. You must pass in the ip address of your vm when you run it like:
Verify that all the tests pass successfully. Screenshot your results and upload to canvas.
Last Updated 02/25/2020