[sudo-users] sudoers problem

Zbigniew Baniewski zb at ispid.com.pl
Fri Jul 16 16:43:56 EDT 2004

On Fri, Jul 16, 2004 at 02:17:12PM -0600, Todd C. Miller wrote:

> Sudo gets the IP addresses from the list of active network interfaces
> on the machine.  It current skips localhost, though it would be
> easy to just preload and localhost.

I can't understand such default behaviour - is support for common "localhost"
name treated as kind of security-hole? And if so - why?
				pozdrawiam / regards

						Zbigniew Baniewski

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