Why use a virtual machine? **RESOLVED**

Gene Heskett gene.heskett at verizon.net
Sun Nov 30 15:46:21 GMT 2008


On Sunday 30 November 2008, Bruce Marshall wrote:
>On Sunday 30 November 2008, Gene Heskett wrote:
>> Screw 'em and the camel that rode in on them, I tried Ubuntu-8.04 LTS, got
>> tired of fighting with sudo every 30 seconds to get the stuff I wanted
>> (KDE & friends) installed and put an F9 respin on it, much friendlier.
>>  Whatever became of the sudo that was good for 10 minutes anyway?
>
>You can make it good forever by adding the line:
>
>Defaults        timestamp_timeout=-1
>
>to  /etc/sudoers
>
>(That's a   -1)

Thanks I might try that too the next time I install a U*, but when in such a 
session, who will own the files I might create in the process of configuring 
something?

-- 
Cheers, Gene
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