sudo and PATH?
peter.garrett at optusnet.com.au
Fri Jan 5 21:26:00 UTC 2007
On Fri, 05 Jan 2007 15:35:30 -0400
Derek Broughton <news at pointerstop.ca> wrote:
> Brian Fahrlander wrote:
> > Matt Price wrote:
> >> I have my regular user's path set to:
> >> $PATH:/usr/local/scripts/
> >> but this of course doesn't extend over to sudo Is there a way to change
> >> sudo's path, preferably permanently and for every user?
> > Wouldn't you just add this path to _root_'s path?
> Sure, but where is that set... You could do it in root's .bash* scripts, but
> better here:
> derek at othello:~$ egrep "^ENV_\w*PATH" /etc/login.defs
> ENV_SUPATH \
> ENV_PATH PATH=/usr/local/bin:/usr/bin:/bin:/usr/bin/X11:/usr/games
Would it not be easier simply to move/link the scripts to /usr/local/bin ,
which is in the default path? Or have I missed something glaringly
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