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Old 12-13-2005, 09:48 PM   #1
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Deploying sudo to multiple hosts


The company that I work for wants to restrict the number of users who currently have root acess to only those who administer these boxes. As such, sudo is being deployed for those users who need to issue commands as root.

My question is this. Is there a way to deploy a common sudoers file without having to manually create it on each box?
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It's a plain file ... the problem are the permissions. To distribute
it make a local copy into a trusted users home. Then ssh into the
target machine(s), become root, and scp the original into the
target machines /etc, then chmod u+rw,go-rwx /etc/sudoers



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