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Re^9: Greetings and salutations | sudo

by choroba (Archbishop)
on Mar 05, 2020 at 20:29 UTC ( #11113872=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to Re^8: Greetings and salutations | sudo
in thread Greetings and salutations | sudo

> You are aware that this is the passwd program is prompting for the new password for root, not sudo asking for the current password for root, aren't you?

I wasn't aware of that possibility and it definitely wasn't the case here. The system has a single root user and several non-root users, I don't use the root account for anything but system maintenance.

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