Purpose of SSIM system accounts like: sesuser, symcmgmt, simuser, dasusr1, db2admin, ldapdb2, root and cn=root

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Article ID: 157043

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Security Information Manager

Issue/Introduction

What is the purpose for the following users/accounts within SSIM ?

sesuser
symcmgmt
simuser
dasusr1
db2admin
ldapdb
root
cn=root

Resolution

  • sesuser
    Used by the HTTP and the Tomcat processes
  • symcmgmt
    Used by the database process
  • simuser
    Used by the Information Manager text console process
  • dasusr1
    Used for the DB2 Admin Tools database
  • db2admin
    Used by the database process
  • ldapdb2
    Used to initiate/instantiate DB2 database (during initial startup of DB2 database)
  • root
    Default Linux administrative account
  • cn=root
    Used to connect to LDAP