Subject: Re: boot countdown and su password
To: Timo =?iso-8859-1?q?Sch=F6ler?= <email@example.com>
From: Klaus Klein <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 01/20/2005 12:23:39
On Thursday, 20. January 2005 12:07, Timo Sch=F6ler wrote:
> >>> How can a user 'su' without knowing the root password?
> >> sudo (see /pkgsrc/security/sudo) implements this if you like to; you
> >> have to enable this using 'visudo' (thus editing sudo's config file):
> >> [...]
> > No need for this; see su(1):
> > COMPILATION OPTIONS
> > Several compilation time options are available that alter the=20
> > [...]
> thanks, that's true -- but requires recompilation of su(1).
So does your suggestion above (looking at pkgsrc); in addition, the original
question was pertaining su(1).