I have created a jail with Jailkit and jailed a user.
However, after looking on the Jailkit description, I still cannot find a command to unjail the user.
How do I do that?
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jk_jailuser - a utility to put an existing user in a jail
This seems to be true, it doesn't give you any option to remove a user from the jail.
Let us see what happens when you jail a user. Example:
To jail user jane, you use the command
jk_jailuser -m -j /home/jail jane.
The entry for user jane in /etc/passwd will be changed to this:
To unjail user jane you need to change the entry in
I can't know how your original entry looked like, so here an example for the entry of my own account in
Here some additional information about the syntax for entries in
jane:x:1021:1020:Jane,,,:/home/jane:/bin/bash ____ _ ____ ____ _______ __________ _________ 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 1: Username: It is used when user logs in. It should be between 1 and 32 characters in length. 2: Password: An x character indicates that encrypted password is stored in /etc/shadow file. 3: User ID (UID): Each user must be assigned a user ID (UID). UID 0 (zero) is reserved for root and UIDs 1-99 are reserved for other predefined accounts. Further UID 100-999 are reserved by system for administrative and system accounts/groups. 4: Group ID (GID): The primary group ID (stored in /etc/group file) 5: User ID Info: The comment field. It allow you to add extra information about the users such as user’s full name, phone number etc. This field use by finger command. 6: Home directory: The absolute path to the directory the user will be in when they log in.If this directory does not exists then users directory becomes /. 7: Command/shell: The absolute path of a command or shell (/bin/bash). Typically, this is a shell.Please note that it does not have to be a shell.
After editing the entry in
/etc/passwd correctly, your user should be free...