Sudo install

Miles, Karl Karl.Miles at
Tue Oct 30 09:57:26 EST 2001


The download is a tar-zip file, first to need to decompress it.  I usually
put source code
under /usr/src, so in this directory type

tar xzvf <tarzip filepath>

If you view the directory after this, you'll have one called sudo-1.6.3p7,
enter this directory and type:


That should get you started!


Karl Miles
Computer Security
Littlewoods Retail Limited
+44 (0) 151 235 2760
mailto:karl.miles at

-----Original Message-----
From: Hilton, Jeanette (NC ICT)
[mailto:jeanette.hilton at]
Sent: 30 October 2001 14:36
To: 'sudo-users at'
Subject: Sudo install

We are very new to sudo.
After downloading it off the web, wee have come to run the configure script
- I cant find this on the box. I would have expected it to be amongst the
sudo install in /usr/local/doc/sudo. 
Any ideas as to how I run it?
I have done a search on the entire box for a configure script, with no
The software is loaded to a Sun Solaris 7 box
Thanks for any help
Jeanette Hilton
Server Support Team Leader
ICT Services
Newcastle-under-Lyme Borough Council

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