[sudo-workers] How to know if running a given command requires password confirmation a priori?
sudo at dailyvoid.com
Tue Jul 5 14:50:33 EDT 2005
On Jul 2, 2005, at 8:50 AM, Gustavo Noronha Silva wrote:
> Em Qui, 2005-06-30 às 08:50 -0500, Michael Grubb escreveu:
>> You can set the listpw to never
>> Defautls listpw = never
>> This may be a security issue that may not be acceptible in certain
> I figure it could be difficult to convince the maintainers of
> distributions or sudo hackers to make this the default, even if it
> is a
> not that bad security concern.
> What do you think of sudo providing a simple switch that would tell me
> if a given command will require password confirmation? I am already
> to test that by actually running the command, so no security
> concern is
> raised, I believe. That would make life much easier for my code.
> Should I write a patch?
Sure, why not.
> kov at debian.org: Gustavo Noronha <http://people.debian.org/~kov>
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