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Client returns permission denied when scheduling remote commands through SUSE Manager WebUI

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SUSE Manager 3.2


Remote commands scheduled in the SUSE Manager WebUI fail to execute with a permission denied error, e.g. similar to:

Start Date: 12/13/18 2:32 PM
End Date: 12/13/18 2:33 PM
Return Code: 2
Raw Output: view/download raw script output
Filtered Output:


/bin/sh: /tmp/ Permission denied

The client mounts /tmp with security enhancing options like nodev,noexec,nosuid.



Commands scheduled in the SUSE Manager WebUI are stored in a temporary script in /tmp on the client before being executed. As /tmp was mounted using the noexec option which prevents execution of scripts, the script fails with a permission denied error.


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  • Document ID:7023585
  • Creation Date: 13-Dec-2018
  • Modified Date:03-Mar-2020
    • SUSE Manager

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