About authorizing nonroot users for specific applications on UNIX/Linux
Nonroot users can be authorized for a subset of the NetBackup-Java administrator applications.
To authorize users for a subset of the NetBackup-Java administrator applications, use the following identifiers for the ADMIN keyword in the auth.conf file:
Indicates that the user has administrative privileges for all of the applications that are listed in this table.
Bare Metal Restore
Backup Policy Management
BAR or JBP
Backup, Archive, and Restore
Storage Unit Management
For example, to give a user (user1) access only to the Device Monitor and Activity Monitor, add the following entry to the auth.conf file:
In order for a nonroot user to modify the files that the NetBackup-Java Administration Console uses, run the nonroot_admin_nbjava script. The script changes permissions on the following files:
nonroot_admin_nbjava is located in /usr/openv/java/nonroot_admin_nbjava.
See About the NetBackup-Java Administration Console on UNIX/Linux
See About authorizing NetBackup-Java users on UNIX/Linux
See Authorization file (auth.conf) characteristics on UNIX/Linux