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Old 08-27-2008, 11:13 AM   #1
Lazairus
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Entry into group files (sudoers)


Ok i would admit to post a full test on this fourm was a bit brasque and jump of the gun ,

So as the linux exam this friday ,

im asking for help on questions that i cannot find in the web,but i will try to attempt an answer before the i use this forum

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So how do you apply an entry to the sudoers file, i was reading that #symbol is a comment
so is it % to enter before teh group name

thanks in advance , CH
 
Old 08-27-2008, 12:36 PM   #2
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Ok i would admit to post a full test on this fourm was a bit brasque and jump of the gun ,

So as the linux exam this friday ,

im asking for help on questions that i cannot find in the web,but i will try to attempt an answer before the i use this forum

_ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ __ _ _ _ _ _ _ __ _

So how do you apply an entry to the sudoers file, i was reading that #symbol is a comment
so is it % to enter before teh group name

thanks in advance , CH
% before the group name is defined as system groups. No need to check the web, it's right there in the man page of sudoers.
 
Old 08-27-2008, 12:44 PM   #3
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I always find examples are helpful. Have a look at this, and search for "wheel", which is a group who are allowed to use sudo to get admin privileges.

http://www.gratisoft.us/sudo/sample.sudoers
 
Old 08-28-2008, 08:05 AM   #4
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great thanks ,
much appriecated
just i need to be sure
 
  


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