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VOM VBS access permission

Created: 28 Feb 2014 • Updated: 07 Apr 2014 | 2 comments
mokkan's picture
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Hello,

We are running VOM 5 and created few VBSes. We want to give admin priveleges to few userIDs. Can we do it? How can we do? Any steps?

Thanks in advance.

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Michael Auria's picture

Just to be clear, it sounds like you want to allow non-root logins to have admin privelages.  Is that correct ?

If so, again to be clear, this is a seperate functionality from creating VBS's (except that admin privelages are required to create a VBS).

If this is what you want todo, this can be accomplished by configuring Security Groups.  Here is a technote on the subject.

Setting up Security Groups in VOM (additional login)

http://www.symantec.com/docs/HOWTO31286

This is also detailed in Chapter 11 of the Administrators guide (available at http://sort.symantec.com)

If you are using LDAP authentication rather than OS (unixpwd) authentication, the concept is still the same.  You would referenc the LDAP group name instead of the OS-based groiup name.

Please let me know if this aqnswers your question and you are successful.

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mokkan's picture

Sorry for the late reply.

What I want to do it. There are lots of VBS on our VOM console and I need to give access to user1 to VBS1, VBS2 and VBS3.

Is it possible to do it?  We are running VOM5.