[sudo-users] Upgrade issue
Todd C. Miller
Todd.Miller at courtesan.com
Thu May 26 16:32:51 EDT 2011
On Thu, 26 May 2011 15:28:44 CDT, Keshava Murthy wrote:
> Thanks Todd. That worked. After the install I had to add
> /usr/local/sbin and /usr/local/bin to PATH in /etc/environment. Is
> there an option I can specify during the upgrade so as to retain these
The old package put those binaries in /usr/sbin and /usr/bin. The
new one uses /usr/local/sbin and /usr/local/bin.
> Also, if I run a upgrade the /etc/sudoers file doesn't reflect the
> fields for 1.7.4 version. It just retains the old sudoers file from
> the old version. Is there any upgrade option I can use so that the old
> configurations gets transfered over to the new sudoers file.
I'm not sure what you mean by this. An upgrade should not modify
an existing /etc/sudoers file.
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