Let's say I create a user named "bogus" using the adduser command. How can I make sure this user will NOT be a viable login option, without disabling the account. In short, I want the account to be ...
I'm trying to set up remote access to D-Bus, and I don't understand how authentication and authorization are (not) working. I have a D-Bus server listening on an abstract socket. $ echo ...
How can I mount some device with read-write access to specific user?
I have a remote server that I need to download Apache logs from. I can manually scp into the server and get the files, but I'd like to put this in crontab. The only way to automate it is to include ...
After apt-get upgrade && apt-get dist-upgrade, Debian Stretch started to ask for root password for external usb disks. Creating a /etc/polkit-1/localauthority/50-local.d/55-usb-mount.pkla ...
If the ls -l command gives me a permission string like rwsr-s--x What does the 's' mean? The only sources I found mention that it can be present sometimes but do not elaborate. What does a '+' ...