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FreeOS.com: Psudo root!

Mar 18, 2001, 13:46 (0 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Chandrashekhar Bhosle)

[ Thanks to Chandrashekhar Bhosle for this link. ]

"If you wonder about safely allowing a user to run a program on your Unix box requiring root privileges and feel uneasy about options like sharing the root password or using setuid bits then sudo is the program for you."

"A common problem faced is allowing non root users to dial and establish a connection to the Internet."

"An easy and safe solution with sudo, assuming you use wvdial, is to put the following line in /etc/sudoers...."

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