./sudo: can't open /etc/sudoers: Permission denied

donald.ritchey at exeloncorp.com donald.ritchey at exeloncorp.com
Mon Jul 28 18:11:10 EDT 2003

Check the permissions on your sudo executable.  Make sure that it is
something like:
	rws--x--x root:<something> /Your/Path/To/sudo

Make sure that your /etc directory is not NFS mounted from another system
with default NFS exports (that map a client's root user ID to user ID

Donald L. (Don) Ritchey
E-mail:  Donald.Ritchey at exeloncorp.com

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Subject: ./sudo: can't open /etc/sudoers: Permission denied

im getting very desperate now. I've tried a thousand times .. different
versions etc. But when I start sudo, i receive this error message:
./sudo: can't open /etc/sudoers: Permission denied
This file is chmod'ed to: 0440, and chroot'ed to user: root, group:
Can someone please give me an answer?!!
Thanx in advance!!!
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