On Tue, 2008-04-29 at 20:03 +0100, Philip Creevy wrote:
> Hi all,
> I am going around in circles with a permissions problem.
> I have a user bob in groups bob, I now create a group pico
> and add bob to the pico group with "usermod -a -G pico bob"
> but when I log in as bob and run the groups command bob only
> shows up in a group call bob and there is no sign of pico.
> If I log is as root and run groups bob I get bob : bob pico
> I have set up a USB device with permissions of root:pico
> and want bob to be able to access this device.
> Any ideas why bob is not showing up in the pico group.
>>Sad to say but I have to use an old windows trip to fix this, ie
reboot the computer :-(
Now when logged in as bob and I do 'id -Gn' I get bob pico.
Thanks for the help
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