Error recived when trying to run SURUN job

Document ID : KB000090291
Last Modified Date : 14/04/2018
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Issue:
Error recived when trying to run SURUN job
Resolution:

Symptoms

A SURUN job is aborting and within it's output file you see an error similar to:

setuid root: Operation not permitted

ERR11 16:59:48-Unable to change uid to root.

SURUN05 - Make sure process is owned by root.

error is 2


Cause

THis error usually occurs because you don't have the correct permissions to SU to the user.


Resolution

Please make sure the follwoing steps have been executed:

mv c/surun c/SURUN

chown root c/SURUN

chmod 4711 c/SURUN

chown root exec/authoriz.lis

chmod 755 exec/authoriz.lis