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Saturday, April 1, 2023

Linux - Create another user with root right

Create another user & assign it as root right

# more /etc/passwd

ubuntu user is a root admin on the Linux VM

#-id -a ubuntu

Create another user "veeamadmin" & assign same right as ubuntu user.

#useradd -u 1001 -g 1000 -m -d /export/home/veeamadmin veeamadmin

Check veeamadmin

#id -a veeamadmin


Go to #User privilege specification, after root entry, key in

veeamadmin ALL=(ALL:ALL) ALL

Save the file

Assign password to veeamadmin

# passwd veeamadmin

Key in your password

To verify, type

su - veeamadmin