root password...[ubuntu 5.10 installation issues]

neil woolford lists at neilwoolford.plus.com
Fri Jan 13 17:45:57 UTC 2006


On Fri, 2006-01-13 at 11:38 -0500, 'Forum Post wrote:
> Is it possible to remove the 15 minute storage of the password for sudo
> commands? That is, I want to be asked for my password each time rather
> than having a 15 minute 'free' period.

Yes, it can be done.  You need to set it in the sudoers.conf file,
(which you *must* edit with visudo as it cautions you if you have messed
up the file).

Lots of information in the pages leading off
http://www.courtesan.com/sudo/intro.html

Neil
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