[Openvas-discuss] Admin users
sdamron at gmail.com
Fri Mar 12 13:45:19 CET 2010
Thank you Felix, I will reply to the previous thread and note what had
to be done to get it working.
On Thu, Mar 11, 2010 at 10:49 PM, Felix Wolfsteller
<felix.wolfsteller at intevation.de> wrote:
> Hi Scott
> I conclude that your other issue is solved (a post on the mailing list thread
> ~"works now, might have been..." would have been nice).
> You can give administrator roles with the openvas-administrator.
> All it does (for now) is putting a file called "isadmin" in the users
> directory (PREFIX/var/lib/openvas/user/youruser/). You can thus introduce
> administrators manually by placing that file (e.g. "touch
> Otherwise call "openvasad -n youruser -w youpassword --role=Admin" (i might
> have confused something here, call "openvasad --help" to clarify).
> -- felix
> On Friday 12 March 2010 04:37:22 Scott Damron wrote:
>> I followed the openvas-adduser dialog and created a user, however,
>> when I log into the greenbone interface using that user and attempt to
>> use the "Administration" menu, I get the following error:
>> Operation: List Users
>> Status message: Access refused.
>> Only users given the Administrator role may access User Administration.
>> How do I assign a user the Administrative role?
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