bug and solution

Len Ovens len at ovenwerks.net
Thu Nov 24 05:15:32 UTC 2011

On Tue, November 22, 2011 11:08 pm, Len Ovens wrote:
> All the sudo type applications ask for the root password instead of the
> user password. SUDO works as expected in a terminal.
> I am not sure but it looks like the last line of the file:
> /preseed/ubuntustudio.seed
> sets up the groups the user will be a part of... it is missing admin. Sudo
> uses group adm? I'm guessing...
> Anyway, when I add the user to the admin group, synaptic works as
> expected.

I tested this today on todays version of the iso. The problem was still
there on first install. I then added the word admin to the file above in
the iso and reinstalled. Problem solved.

Len Ovens

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