Re: AIX 10g/11 and Oracle DBA logins

From: S. Anthony Sequeira <>
Date: Mon, 16 Jun 2008 22:24:49 +0100
Message-Id: <1213651489.7740.14.camel@quasar.sequestor.lan>

On Mon, 2008-06-16 at 15:49 -0500, DIANNA GIBBS wrote:
> We are moving all of our instances to AIX from Windows and VMS.

Congratulations. It's a good move.

> Since I have been the only DBA on the new AIX servers, I have been
> using the oracle OS user login. Now that we are moving into production,
> we have several DBAs and would like all of us to log in using our specific username
> and su to oracle user or be able to do anything needed as if we were the
> oracle user. We are currently able to do this on Windows and VMS.


sudo is the answer.

> Any direction or information appreciated.
> Thanks!
> Dianna G.

S. Anthony Sequeira
that's a Kludge(TM)
 It Works(tm)
 AIX works(TM)
 no it doesn't

Received on Mon Jun 16 2008 - 16:24:49 CDT

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