Operation not permitted for su

Albert Wagner alwagner at tcac.net
Wed May 22 20:05:23 PDT 2002

I have a user:group named ruby:lang. In /etc/group is an entry:


and in /etc/passwd is an entry:


When I issue the command:

su - ruby

I get the message:

setgid: Operation not permitted

Can anyone tell me what this message is telling me?  Thanks ahead.

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