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

Last updated on JANUARY 25, 2020

Applies to:

Enterprise Manager Base Platform - Version 10.2.0.5 to 11.1.0.1 [Release 10.2 to 11.1]
Information in this document applies to any platform.
Checked for relevance on 03-APR-2013

Purpose

This document explains on how:

Scope

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
Purpose
Scope
Details
 Introduction
 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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