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KB-7432: Direct Authorize does not work with Direct Manage

Authentication Service ,  

1 October,16 at 04:39 AM

Applies to :

Centrify DirectManage Deployment Manager on All Platforms


When trying to execute elevated commands using Direct Authorize the following error below is shown:

Cannot execute privilege commands in this computer using Direct Authorize.



Steps to resolve the above error:
  1. Launch Deployment Manager
  2. Navigate to the respective machine
  3. Right click and select Properties
  4. Select Tab Centrify-Deployment
  5. Click on Credentials button, unselect this checkbox"Specify privilege command in the task that requires root privileges"
Direct Authorize User Setup

Note:If customer prefer to check the box 
"Specify privilege command in the task that requires root privileges" then do the following
  1. Under "Execute using" select su and insert password.(See image below)
Deployment Manager Direct Authorize