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Wed May 21 14:37:54 UTC 2008
Mario Vukelic wrote:
> On Tue, 2008-05-20 at 15:48 -0300, Derek Broughton wrote:
>> That's just who, what and where.
> Derek, you seriously need to read man sudoers.
I have. It's a very simple configuration, compared to many things we've
>> It already _has_ a parser, it's not rocket science.
> A parser. But you want the GUI tool to prevent the admin from doing
> things wrong.
If you have a program that accepts configuration options and acts on them,
then you already have the basics of everything you need in a configuration
tool. That's why the config tools need to be integrated with the apps.
> In another post someone already showed to you that visudo
> lets you lock yourself out of the system perfectly well. (Though you
> might not have seen this yet)
There were a couple of jerks whose initial posts were of the "you're an
idiot" type, who've been plonked.
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