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Old 05-13-2011, 04:05 PM   #1
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sudo vs ACL


Hi

I wonder can I substitute on RHEL setting file perms for different users by using ACL instead of sudo ?

I guess they have the same function ?

thx for help.
 
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Technically, they are the same. If one knows what usernames are root, then having an ACL would be the same thing as the root user. If anything, you can set the permissions for only one group, and then add the usernames you need to that group. That's what I do sometimes when I need something similar done.
 
  


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