How to reread user details
alan at linuxholdings.co.za
Thu Sep 28 16:37:48 UTC 2006
On Thursday 28 September 2006 10:36, Roland Turcan wrote:
> Hello ubuntu-users at lists.ubuntu.com!
> I am logged in as "roland" user and I add myself to new
> groups using by root's password (of course). But my user
> details doesn't have this change immediatelly after change. I
> need to log off and log on to reread them.
> Is there other way (command), how to reread them without log
You can do it for a terminal session with
su - roland
(or with whichever argument to sudo that creates a new login
shell). There's no way I know of to do it for the entire gnome
session so that nautilus picks it up for example.
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