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    Odd Groups (permissions)
    ls-al /
    reveals some odd group owners
    What are these users?
    Wheel
    Staff
    Admin

    Thanks a ton. I sincerely appreciate your wisdom on this matter! Molto ringraziamento!

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    They are just standard Unix groups, eg you will be in the admin group if you are an administrator on that computer

    Best leave them alone

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    Quote Originally Posted by louishen View Post
    They are just standard Unix groups, eg you will be in the admin group if you are an administrator on that computer

    Best leave them alone
    Not if you're into development, as I am. Wheel enables the super-user (su and sudo) command to be enabled.

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