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Re: Wheezy: adding myself to the sudo group using usermod

On Thu 04 Apr 2019 at 19:38:01 +0100, Thomas Pircher wrote:

> Brian wrote:
> >
> > Really? vigr cannot be used to add a user to a group?
> Nobody has stated that.
> Since the OP had the correct command in his  email, I assumed that the
> operation worked, but hasn't been activated in the current session.

That's an assumption on your part. :) But making it is not unreasonable.

> Do I know that for sure? No, he hasn't said exactly what doesn't work,
> but from the rest of his mail I think that is a fair guess.
> > rhkramer is an experienced user; he knows logging out and logging in
> > again is necessary.
> And that's an assumption on your part. :-)

Which bit is an assumption? Experienced? I hope you are not questioning
his competence.