[CentOS] Sudo command
vijay.shad at gmail.com
Fri Oct 23 05:48:56 UTC 2009
But you please also clarify what does sudo means;
if it expects my own password then why not i can execute these command
without giving "sudo" as prefix.
If i am a genuine sudoer then can i edit files on which only root has
Vijay Shanker Dubey
On Fri, Oct 23, 2009 at 10:59 AM, John R Pierce <pierce at hogranch.com> wrote:
> vijay shanker wrote:
> > Hi guys,
> > Thanks
> > What i am trying to achieve is; when executing
> > # sudo make install
> > Password:*********
> > this password entered is root password.
> sudo expeccts your USER password, not the root password. the whole
> idea is the admin doesn't ened to give out the root password to give
> controlled admin privs to a user.
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