Python & Linux, some questions

Nai Namae shimbun at gmx.de
Mon Mar 15 00:48:14 CET 2004


a magic combination of both would be the command:

sudo su -

:)

make a shell "script" out of it:

#!/bin/bash
sudo su -

call it "root", make it executable to everyone, put it in /usr/local/bin or
any other path in $PATH, add all users on your system to /etc/sudoers...

and just run your new "root" command and enjoy.. ok, of course you should
not do so!
by using "root" you can now have a root shell withouth having to type a
password every time :/

Luca T. wrote:

> Mathias Waack wrote:
> 
>> Please read su(1) until you find the answer. Or use the right group;)
> 
> Damn, you are right, thanx... now i wonder why sudo exists though... oh
> well.
> 
> Bye,
>    Luca




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