visudo enhancement to edit-syntax-check arbitrary files

Todd C. Miller Todd.Miller at
Fri Dec 14 13:11:16 EST 2001

In message <15386.16390.60103.99289 at>
	so spake  (bill):

> I am referring to the idea of using sudo to grant permission to edit
> files *other* than sudoers, such as /etc/aliases.

Oh, you mean the "suedit" idea.  Sorry, yes, I was confused by
the mail Subject here.  I don't object to the idea of "suedit",
though I'm not sure whether or not it should really be part of
visudo or a separate program/script.

But it will have to wait until after sudo 1.6.4 is out.

 - todd

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