What is the time-out for the sudo password?
glgxg at sbcglobal.net
Fri Jun 11 00:18:03 UTC 2010
On 06/10/2010 12:16 AM, Johnneylee Rollins wrote:
> On Thu, Jun 10, 2010 at 12:10 AM, Tom H ...
>> From the sudoers manpage of 6.06, 8.04, 8.10, 9.04, 9.10, 10.04:
>> Number of minutes that can elapse before sudo will ask for
>> a passwd again. The default is 15. ...
> Mine hasn't been changed, and remains at 5 minutes. Possible silly
> bug, And it probably is 15 minutes for the defacto.
You can check to see if perhaps you may have modified it in the past;
$ sudo visudo
check to see if you have a:
or similar in the file. Ctrl-x to get out.
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