[Bug 654879] Re: Terminal Activity does not permit $ sudo -i

Luke Faraone luke at faraone.cc
Tue Oct 5 00:50:19 BST 2010

This works for me. What version of Terminal did you install? Perhaps
you're using one not from the Ubuntu repositories?

** Attachment added: "`sudo -i` sucess"

** Also affects: sugar-terminal-activity (Ubuntu)
   Importance: Undecided
       Status: New

** Changed in: sugar-terminal-activity (Ubuntu)
       Status: New => Incomplete

** Changed in: sugar-terminal-activity (Ubuntu)
   Importance: Undecided => Medium

Terminal Activity does not permit $ sudo -i
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Status in Ubuntu Sugar Remix: New
Status in “sugar-terminal-activity” package in Ubuntu: Incomplete

Bug description:
My password fails every time I try $ sudo -i from the terminal activity.  There is not warning that this operation is not permitted, it just gives an authentication error even though the password was correctly entered.

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