[sudo-users] Granting users the ability to su to another user via sudo
jxadams at ualr.edu
Wed Sep 22 17:54:45 EDT 2010
On Sep 22, 2010, at 1:20 PM, Galen Johnson wrote:
> Why use su at all? You can do this with sudo...sudo -s.
On trying this at the command line, I'm seeing what I want to see with this:
sudo -i -u newuser
Using sudo -s -u newuser leaves the environment of the original user, which is not what I want.
So the appropriate step to take would be to add an entry like this?
%group ALL=(root) sudo -i -u user
Again, this seems so simple and obvious that there must be something wrong with it. Am I missing something?
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