copying the sudoers file

dominique oulmas doulmas at
Mon Aug 19 13:41:44 EDT 2002

Thanks Todd.  Actually, I did use visudo.  That was a 
typo in my first email.  When I closed visudo, it did
not give me any errors.  It closed as if everything
was fine.  The error message happened after the

--- "Todd C. Miller" <Todd.Miller at>
> The only thing I can think of is the umask was set
> to 0777.
> You should really use visudo to edit sudoers--it
> does sanity
> checks on the resulting sudoers file.
>  - todd

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