Removed root from sudoers group: NEVER MIND

Willy Hamra w.hamra1987 at
Tue May 12 11:16:43 UTC 2009

2009/5/7 Richard S. Crawford <rscrawford at>:
> On Thu, May 7, 2009 at 11:01 AM, Antonio Augusto (Mancha)
> <mkhaos7 at> wrote:
>> 2009/5/7 Richard S. Crawford <rscrawford at>:
>>> Fixed.
>> mind to tell how?
> Rebooted the computer with the LiveCD
> Once rebooted, I went to a terminal (ctrl+alt+F1), and logged in with root via
> $ sudo su
> Then I created a mount point under mnt:
> $ mkdir /mnt/local
> ...and mounted the local hard drive there.
> $ mount /dev/sda2 /mnt/local
> (the location of the hard drive might vary in your install; I used
> fdisk -l to figure it out.)
> Then I edited /mnt/local/etc/group and re-added deguser to the admin group.

/etc/group? now i feel stupid for the many times i chrooted to my
installed system for such silly operations.

> Only took me half an hour to figure it out. My Google fu is mighty.

Willy K. Hamra
Manager of Hamra Information Systems
Co. Manager of Zeina Computers and Billy Net.

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