sudo and passwd: compat

Brandon Metcalf bmetcalf at
Wed Oct 15 23:27:01 EDT 2003

I figured this would be a common one, but I can't find any information
on it.  On Solaris 8 with sudo 1.5.6p4, I changed to 'passwd: compat'
in /etc/nsswitch.conf and sudo will no longer take my password.

  $ zsc3s094 local $ sudo -l
  Sorry, try again.

Any ideas?



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