Re: Adding/modifying users under MATE DE
- Date: Tue, 5 Feb 2019 23:02:38 -0500
- From: rhkramer@xxxxxxxxx
- Subject: Re: Adding/modifying users under MATE DE
On Tuesday, February 05, 2019 08:21:16 AM Greg Wooledge wrote:
> The sudoers(5) man page is ridiculously complex, as is the format of
> the /etc/sudoers file. For 99% of Debian users, it's also completely
> unnecessary to know it. Just make sure your primary user account is in
> the sudo group, and you will be able to run ANY command with sudo, being
> prompted for your password if you haven't used sudo on that terminal
> in the last few minutes.
I'm not the OP, but speaking for the 99%, thank you very much!
> You only need to learn this incredibly byzantine file syntax if you want
> to do something fancier than that.