Creating an Admin user After Installation - from the CLI

Amichai Rotman amichai at
Mon Oct 14 20:20:25 UTC 2013

In case I wasn't clear:

After doing the changes, this is what I get:

$ sudo visudoers
sudo: visudo: command not found

When entering the command, I was able to use autocomplete (by pressing the
TAB key), so I gues it knows the command exists...

What do you mean by "make the call sudo by the full path"?


2013/10/14 W. Scott Lockwood III <scott at>

> On Mon, 2013-10-14 at 21:39 +0200, Amichai Rotman wrote:
> > echo $PATH
> > the /bin/sbin directory is not in the path.
> You need to add that to the users path in either .profile or .bashrc.
> Or, make them call sudo by the full path, which is much safer.
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