[sudo-users] include hostname in file

Vahid Moghaddasi vahid.moghaddasi at gmail.com
Wed Jan 21 18:53:03 EST 2009

On Wed, Jan 21, 2009 at 1:16 PM, Todd C. Miller
<Todd.Miller at courtesan.com> wrote:
> In message <a3bd4fe00901210657h639d6288vd8ad28551e47b859 at mail.gmail.com>
>        so spake Vahid Moghaddasi (vahid.moghaddasi):
>> I would want the SA to include any change into a separate file e.g.
>> /etc/`hostname`.sudoers
>> and include it from the /etc/sudoers file so we can have one
>> /etc/sudoers file across the servers.
> Is there any reason you can't just call this "/etc/sudoers.local"
> or do you need to distribute the local version of the file as well?
>  - todd
If there is no other way, we will do that but I am afraid that some SA
will push "/etc/sudoers.local" file from the central place and bring
down some services and make many people very unhappy.
I will work on the "/etc/sudoers.local" file as soon as tomorrow.
Thanks everyone,

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