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Executing Deployment Procedures using SUDO/Pluggable Authentication Module (PAM) (Doc ID 603108.1)

Last updated on AUGUST 19, 2022

Applies to:

Enterprise Manager Base Platform - Version to [Release 10.2 to 11.1]
Information in this document applies to any platform.


This document explains on how:


In some data centers DBA's are required to login with their Operating System (OS) account and then use authentication modules like SUDO, pbrun, suexec, etc. to switch to Oracle account or Oracle Home owner account to carry out the tasks like Provisioning and Patching.


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In this Document
 1. The Privilege Delegation Propagation approach [***Recommended***]
 2. The SUDO / PAM approach
 Configuring Deployment Procedures
 Steps requiring Root privilege:
 Configuring the Authentication Module for this integration
 Setup Checks
 Best Practices
 Additional Information

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