[CentOS] Wheel and YUM!!

James Corteciano linux at gascortrading.com
Fri Jun 27 04:59:15 UTC 2008


Hi Harry,

Try to implement sudoers and add the group "wheel" inside from it (you can
modify it from /etc/sudoers or using visudo command). In that way, all your
users can use yum command.

Cheers,
-james

On Fri, Jun 27, 2008 at 12:51 PM, Harry Sukumar <hsukumar at bond.edu.au>
wrote:

>  Dear All
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> I am trying to allow a local user on the centos machine to be able to run
> yum
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> What I have done is added him to the wheel group so that he can run
> software, basically it's his own machine if he breaks it it's his problem
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> But even after adding him to wheel, sys and adm group he is unable to
> install using yum
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> I am sure I must be missing something or I must be doing something wrong,
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> Many Thanks
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> Harry
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