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How to Show Asterisks While Typing Sudo Password in Linux

Jan 16, 2018, 05:00 (0 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Ravi Saive)

Most applications normally display a feedback using asterisks (*******) when a user is typing a password, but on the Linux terminal, when a normal user runs the sudo command to gain super user privileges, he/she is asked for a password, but no visual feedback is seen by the user while typing the password.

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