I've messed something up now
ubuntu at knutejohnson.com
Mon Sep 26 17:01:01 UTC 2011
On 9/24/2011 6:32 PM, Rashkae wrote:
> On 09/24/2011 07:47 PM, Knute Johnson wrote:
>> Thanks very much, you diagnosed that one perfectly. I would have had
>> no clue how to do that.
>> Thanks again,
> A default user in Ubuntu is assigned to several groups during install.
> Ubuntu permissions can be a hodgepodge of Group permissions, policykit
> and policykit-2, so it's hard to guess what will have adverse effects.
> Unfortunately, my current desktop is not Ubuntu, so I can't verify, but
> as of the last LTS, the default user is also a member of the following
> username (this is the same as your actual username)
> admin (you should laready have this one restored)
I've added myself to those groups as well. Is there a config file
somewhere that lists all of the groups that the default user is
assigned? I didn't look before I added myself to the groups to see if
they existed before that. The usermod command won't create a group will it?
Thanks very much,
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