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Old 12-06-2004, 07:56 PM   #1
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sudo question

Hi folks,

On running 'sudo'

$ sudo xxxx xxxx

It popup for password.

Where shall I add 'root' password.

Besides it is possible creating another password for a named user. That is administrator can login with root password. Another named user can also login but with different password.

Please advise. TIA.

Old 12-06-2004, 08:33 PM   #2
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I hate like hell to do this, but...
Old 12-07-2004, 07:20 AM   #3
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You have to change /etc/sudoers file. You can see how to do it in the sudoers man.
Old 12-07-2004, 09:47 AM   #4
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Hi Santas,

You have to change /etc/sudoers file. You can see how to do it in the sudoers man.
Tks for your advice. Problem solved with visudo.



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