From the OS add a new user. In VMWare login as root into the console and use the useradd <name> command to create the new user. Set a password with the passwd <name> command. You also need to add the user in EMC under Administration>Users and specify the group access.
Aside… to search for config files archived by EMC in the virtual appliance type…
find / -name *.cfg
Inventory Manager>Data Storage>Directory Path
Specify the base directory where data for Inventory Manager is stored. This data includes capacity reports, configuration templates, configurations, and property files.
ls -alg to see file attributes.
Changing file attributes…
chmod -R 775 or 777 .
N Description ls binary 0 No permissions at all --- 000 1 Only execute --x 001 2 Only write -w- 010 3 Write and execute -wx 011 4 Only read r-- 100 5 Read and execute r-x 101 6 Read and write rw- 110 7 Read, write, and execute rwx 111
- First Number 7 – Read, write, and execute for user.
- Second Number 5 – Read and execute for group.
- Third Number 5 – Read and execute for other.
Which group user belongs…
id -Gn [user] or groups or id user