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Old 06-28-2006, 05:26 AM   #1
rammu_sivraj
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hi plz help me in configuring sudoers file


Actually i created a group named 'mygroup' in which i include some some 6 members..
then i gave accessing rights to everyone by puuting the command 'chmod 755 username'
Now i got held up in configuring sudoers file
Plz guide me,how to include my group or users in the sudoers file.. how to give them the right privileges
Rammu
 
Old 06-28-2006, 05:53 AM   #2
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The sudoers file is for giving certain users or groups of users the write to run certain commands as root by entering "sudo /path/command" in the shell. It isn't for changing file permissions on the fly. You can simply add members to the group that owns the file, or use setfacl to give additional users or groups access to the file.
 
Old 06-28-2006, 11:23 PM   #3
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hi.. thanks a lot yaar
 
  


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