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Old 07-15-2003, 05:46 AM   #1
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Angry sudo: readme : command not found

Hi All
while sudoing an application command "readme" i get the following message

sudo : readme : command not found

The readme command is in /opt/ecs/sbin which is not in my PATH
There is an entry in sudoers file /etc/sudoers for this command .
This command "readme" can be executed by all user.
The command works when the obsulute path is provided .
(viz "sudo /opt/ecs/sbin/readme")

But i need to make it work with "sudo readme"

Please advice
Your response will be a great help.

Vishal Thorat
Old 07-15-2003, 05:52 AM   #2
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Symlink it to a location in all users PATH such as /usr/bin :
ln -sf /opt/ecs/sbin/readme /usr/bin

And then call it with:
sudo readme

See if that works.

What is "readme"?

Old 07-15-2003, 07:58 AM   #3
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Or you could possibly add /opt/ecs/sbin to your PATH.
Old 07-17-2003, 05:56 PM   #4
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or is it in the current path, in which case you're just missing "./"


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