How to restrict a user's application into a PC?

Matthew Hannigan mlh at
Mon Feb 25 00:57:20 EST 2002

Sudo doesn't help here.
Sudo only enhances access; it does not restrict it.

To do what you want to do, I'd do a web search
for "kiosk mode" web browser and machine configuration.

PS. I presume you're running some type of Unix on
your machine?  If not then sudo is even more useless
to you!

Jay-Dee Guy Black wrote:
> Hello there,
> I am new to sudo.
> I wanna have my PC directed to an internet browser by
> displaying a homepage once I boot up my PC. This means
> users need not login and could not use other
> applications. The only thing they can do is surf the
> my web contents and the internet. The only way to shut
> down the PC is via Crl+Alt+Del key followed by a
> password.
> How can Sudo do this? Do i need other application as
> well to use along with sudo to perform the above task?
> Can anybody guide me?
> Thank you in advance.
> Regards,
> Yeeon
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