2 Replies Latest reply: Jun 23, 2010 5:25 PM by 807559 RSS

    Deleting users accounts

      Greetings, I am new to Solaris and currently using Solaris 8. How do I delete a group of users account who are no longer with the group and, assign those accounts to root or, give root access to those account.

      Is there a single comand I can use to do this?

      Thanks for your assistance

        • 1. Re: Deleting users accounts
          I'm not sure what you're really after. By default root should be able to access any account and theoretically any directory or file. NFS and the automounter tend to cause confusion on that point but other than that root shouldn't have an issue accessing the files. Take a look at the su man page and consider locking the accounts that are no longer necessary. man passwd for that.

          • 2. Re: Deleting users accounts
            Thanks so much alan for your help, I will go ahead and do that. I certainly appreciate your help. Thanks again