Summary: Secure Console

From: Christopher E. Olaes (
Date: Mon Jul 22 1996 - 12:19:58 CDT

Summary: Secure Console

Hi Everyone,

My original query:

>Hi Everyone,

>We have a station in the lab runing solaris 2.3 and has a secure console.
>So the root user has to be physically on the console in order to be root.

>I want to disable this......
>Any input would be great

To telnet into a Solaris 2.3 system as root you simply
comment out.


in the file /etc/default/login

do a reboot.

Thanks to all who replied ...

Rasana Atreya
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Darryl Kuykendall
Craig Ledbetter
Jeff Popp
Davin Milun
Mike D. Kail
Sean Ward
Kevin Sheehan
James Coby
Kris Briscoe
Stephen Harris
Greg Spiegelberg
Tim Evans
Lusty Wench
Daniel J Blander
Sesharao Patchipal
Sergio Avila Casta
Jeff Wasilko
David Staggs
Tony Kay
Milt Webb
Edgar V.S. Der-Dan
Jay Morgan
Ing. Carlos Ramon
Fedor Gnuchev
Denis Campeau
Jens Madsen
Anya Sotiropoulou
Jay Holt
Reggie Stuart
Torsten Metzner
Jens Fischer
Albert Brouwer
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