[sudo-users] sudo on Solaris 2.6
tjacobs at bcnetworks.com
Tue Oct 9 09:07:46 EDT 2007
Thanks to all who replied. Steve Christensen created a new package,
removing PAM support, and resolved the problem. Sudo is now working
great on Solaris 2.6. The updated package is available on
www.sunfreeware.com for downloading.
From: Russell Van Tassell [mailto:russell+sudo-users at loosenut.com]
Sent: Monday, October 08, 2007 7:32 PM
To: Jacobs, Terry
Cc: Brandorr; sudo-users at sudo.ws
Subject: Re: [sudo-users] sudo on Solaris 2.6
Personally, I've had too many issues with the SunFreeWare packages to
use them for anything other than desperation moves in getting a compiler
on a new/isolated box, so I've stopped recommending their use.
Check the binary with an "ldd /path/to/sudo" to make sure it finds all
the libraries... that's generally the place to start, IMO. Barring
that, I'd recommend a fresh compilation from your own box, if possible
(feel free to mail me directly (off-list) if you want or still need help
with the Solaris 2.6 thing... I still have an old box that I keep
functioning, including the periodic update to sudo and other necessary
On Mon, Oct 08, 2007 at 03:17:23PM -0700, Jacobs, Terry wrote:
> -----Original Message-----
> From: brian.gupta at gmail.com
> Sent: Monday, October 08, 2007 3:08 PM
> To: Jacobs, Terry
> Cc: sudo-users at sudo.ws
> Subject: Re: [sudo-users] sudo on Solaris 2.6
> Where did you get the package?
> On 10/8/07, Jacobs, Terry <tjacobs at bcnetworks.com> wrote:
> > I have installed sudo version 1.6.9p4 on a Solaris 2.6 system using
> > pkgadd. The product installed without errors, however when I try to
> > sudo I get "Segmentation fault" after I enter my password.
> > I sure could use some advice to get this product working.
Russell M. Van Tassell
russell at loosenut.com
"So many people tiptoe through life, so carefully, to arrive, safely, at
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