Sudoers in the NIS Maps

Todd C. Miller Todd.Miller at
Wed May 24 12:54:25 EDT 2000

In message <A7C891F21AF4D311938E009027D5FE4302E400 at>
	so spake John Parsons (johnp):

> Ah right, OK thanks.  Any idea if this is something that maybe implemented
> at some point.

Perhaps, but the format of the sudoers file and the way it must be
parsed requires the entire file to be read in which doesn't map very
well to NIS.  At some point I want to redo the sudoers file format
completely but well, I've been saying that for years ;-)

 - todd

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