[sudo-users] Sudo seems to run mail command and fails on read-only file system
Todd C. Miller
Todd.Miller at courtesan.com
Wed Dec 8 08:16:40 EST 2010
In message <4CFF7DBC.90000 at wilson-cooke.co.uk>
so spake Geoffrey Viljoen (geoff):
> Does anyone know what sudo might be attempting to do with the mail
> command when I correctly authenticate?
Sudo can be configured to send mail for all commands, check your
sudoers file for the mail_always setting.
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