cannot run suid

Bryan Breen Bryan.C.Breen.1 at
Thu Oct 24 16:37:08 PDT 2002

At 14:26 10/24/02 -0500, you wrote:
>>That's probably the problem you are having then. Take a quick look at "man
>>suauth", pretty straight forward how to get that setup and working.
>It doesn't seem to be the problem. My previous lfs build, or even 
>Mandrake doesn't have that file set. Anyway, I've tried to create 
>something like "root":"fauzie":NOPASS (which is not a very good idea 
>because some other people may use my computer) and it still doesn't 
>work. Thanks anyway. Any other idea?

It's probably not the solution, but try that same line without the
quotation marks. Oh, and by the way, what was the exact results of the
ls -al /bin/su

And the NOPASS isn't all that bad of a thing, as long as you are
maintaining good password habits for your "fauzie" account.

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