[sudo-users] sudo 1.7.0rc8 available

Todd C. Miller Todd.Miller at courtesan.com
Thu Dec 4 14:18:17 EST 2008

In message <1228417507.3468.210.camel at localhost.localdomain>
	so spake Steve T (stevetucknott):

> Sorry to be a pain - but I see that secure_path has been restored - does
> that then explain my issue with the environment being lost, irrespective
> of the settings in the sudoers file (refer  thread Fc9 sudo 1.6.9p13 -
> env_reset and PATH env var)?

Prior to sudo 1.7.0 secure_path is a compile-time option that cannot
be overidden in sudoers.  Starting with 1.7.0, sudoers is parsed
in two stages so secure_path is run-time configurable.  Does that
answer your question?
 - todd

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