[sudo-users] Weird sudoers problem
Todd C. Miller
Todd.Miller at courtesan.com
Wed Dec 12 10:24:20 EST 2007
In message <OF57351CAC.B7BDF46A-ON872573AF.0053E785-862573AF.00544178 at us.ibm.co
so spake Craig Browning (cbrownin):
> There are hidden characters in the sudoers file that are not visible to
> root but when you cat /etc/sudoers as another user on the system there
> are several ^| characters that are preventing sudo from working for that
> user. Has anyone seen anything like this before?
Do you see the control characters if you use:
cat -v /etc/sudoers | more
or whatever your pager of choice is?
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