[sudo-workers] Sudo 1.7.1 unclear messages

Anthony R Fletcher arif at mail.nih.gov
Thu May 7 11:56:27 EDT 2009

Hello Todd

I guess it is a little bogus if the group (or user) names are used. Can
you use just the GID in the sudoers file?

Anyway we did have an issue which this highlighted and we fixed but not
before I hacked the code to fix the GID at issue.


On 07 May 2009 at 10:31:36, Todd C. Miller wrote:
> That seems like a good idea, though the restriction that two users
> or groups can not have the same uid/gid is a little bogus and should
> probably be relaxed.
>  - todd

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