On Saturday, 21 August 2004 at 20:16:16 -0600, Jon Drews wrote: > On Sun, 22 Aug 2004 01:59:23 GMT, Emon <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote: >> Second, I did create a new user, but I wasn't sure wich group to >> put it in, so I kept the GROUP field blank. Now I can't su to >> root cos it say that I am not in the right goup(wheel). So what >> does it mean & how do I solve this prob? > > Edit the /etc/group file and add your new account like so: > wheel:*:0:root,$YOUR_ACCOUNT > > I would also suggest that you read Dru Lavigne's excellent online > tutorials on FreeBSD: > FreeBSD Basics: > http://www.oreillynet.com/pub/ct/15 > > In addition I would recommend the following books: > > FreeBSD: An Open Source Operating System for Your Personal Computer > http://www.bsdmall.com/freebosforyo.html > > The Complete FreeBSD, by Greg Lehey > http://www.freebsdmall.com/cgi-bin/fm/bsdcomp4?id=TasN32Ms&mv_pc=119
The version that FreeBSD Mall is offering is obsolete IIUC (third edition). Take a look at http://www.oreilly.com/catalog/cfreebsd/desc.html for the fourth edition. Yes, we're talking about bringing FreeBSD Mall up to date. Greg -- When replying to this message, please copy the original recipients. If you don't, I may ignore the reply or reply to the original recipients. For more information, see http://www.lemis.com/questions.html Note: I discard all HTML mail unseen. Finger [EMAIL PROTECTED] for PGP public key. See complete headers for address and phone numbers.
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