Hi, On Mon, 12 Apr 2004, Kevin D. Kinsey, DaleCo, S.P. wrote:
|Root logins are disallowed by default on FreeBSD |for security reasons. The recommended approach |is to log on an account that is a member of the |"wheel" group, and su(1) to root when necessary |for administrative purposes while doing your routine |work under a less-privileged UID... But, what should be te correct approach when you want to copy root's files and/or remote execute programs as root with scripts using scp/ssh and key authentication? Like: scp master.passwd host2:/etc/ or ssh host2 'pwd_mkdb -p /etc/master.passwd' - Marcelo _______________________________________________ [EMAIL PROTECTED] mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions To unsubscribe, send any mail to "[EMAIL PROTECTED]"