[CentOS] Where is the file that sets aliases?

Anne Wilson cannewilson at googlemail.com
Mon Nov 10 20:44:24 UTC 2008


On Monday 10 November 2008 20:30:13 William L. Maltby wrote:
>
> Helped by circumstances. _Normally_, the default install has those
> aliases only assigned for root, due to the great risk to the system.
>
> So it would be a natural assumption. As usual "assume" has its risks.
>
Well, it might have been painful at the time, dealing with this and with the 
damage on the box after the kernel bug at the same time, but I've learned a 
good deal, thanks to the patient answers to my questions.  Every cloud has a 
silver lining :-)

Anne
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