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User Commands                                         profiles(1)

NAME

profiles - print execution profiles for a user

SYNOPSIS

profiles [ -l ] [ user ... ]

DESCRIPTION

The profiles command prints on standard output the names of the execution profiles that have been assigned to you or to the optionally-specified user or role name. Profiles are a bundling mechanism used to enumerate the commands and authorizations needed to peform a specific function. Along with each listed executable are the process attributes, such as the effective user and group IDs, with which the process runs when started by a privileged command interpreter. The profile shells are pfcsh, pfksh, and pfexec. See the pfexec(1) man page. Multiple profiles can be combined to construct the appropri- ate access control. When profiles are assigned, the authori- zations are added to the existing set. If the same command appears in multiple profiles, the first occurrence, as determined by the ordering of the profiles, is used for process-attribute settings. For convenience, a wild card can be specified to match all commands. When profiles are interpreted, the profile list is loaded from user_attr(4). Matching entries in prof_attr(4) provide the authorizations list, and matching entries in exec_attr(4) provide the commands list.

OPTIONS

-l Lists the commands in each profile followed by the special process attributes such as user and group IDs.

EXAMPLES

Example 1: Sample output The output of the profiles command has the following form: example% profiles tester01 tester02 tester01 : Audit Management, All Commands tester02 : Device Management, All Commands example% Example 2: Using the list option example% profiles -l tester01 tester02 tester01 : Audit Management: /usr/sbin/audit euid=root /usr/sbin/auditconfig euid=root egid=sys SunOS 5.8 Last change: 10 Sep 1999 1 User Commands profiles(1) All Commands: * tester02 : Device Management: /usr/bin/allocate: euid=root /usr/bin/deallocate: euid=root All Commands * example%

EXIT STATUS

The following exit values are returned: 0 Successful completion. 1 An error occurred.

FILES

/etc/security/exec_attr /etc/security/prof_attr /etc/user_attr

ATTRIBUTES

See attributes(5) for descriptions of the following attri- butes: ____________________________________________________________ | ATTRIBUTE TYPE | ATTRIBUTE VALUE | |_____________________________|_____________________________| | Availability | SUNWcsu | |_____________________________|_____________________________|

SEE ALSO

auths(1), pfexec(1), roles(1), getprofattr(3SECDB), exec_attr(4), prof_attr(4), user_attr(4), attributes(5) SunOS 5.8 Last change: 10 Sep 1999 2