[PC-BSD Testing] PC-BSD Update manager - password

Kris Moore kris at pcbsd.com
Mon Mar 10 06:10:06 PST 2008


True! Hopefully if a user knows enough to be messing around with 
sudoers, then they know enough to fix it back up when they break it :)

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Terry Poulin wrote:
> Kris Moore wrote:
>> Gerard,
>>
>> The update manager doesn't need to ask for the password, since its
>> running with "sudo". This is by design, otherwise you would be stuck
>> having to enter your root PW every time you booted and the
>> system-updater was launched :)
>>
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>> Kris Moore
>> PC-BSD Software
>> http://www.pcbsd.com
>>
>>
> 
> As long as people don't delete or break sudo or frag that part of sudo's
> config file hehe ;-)
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