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Old 02-27-2007, 01:03 AM   #1
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dont see visudo


I was trying to edit my sudoers file to include 'mount' and 'umount' options for user. But i heard it must be editted with 'visudo'.
i tried 'visudo' as root. i didnt see it.
Can i edit sudoers file using 'vi'...?
If not where can i get 'visudo'
 
Old 02-27-2007, 01:40 AM   #2
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yes, you can just edit /etc/sudoers using any editor like vi, vim, pico, and nano
 
  


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