[Freedombox-discuss] my summary of yesterday's Hackfest
On Wed, Mar 02, 2011 at 12:39:54PM +0000, Matt Willsher wrote:
>On 2 March 2011 12:17, Jonas Smedegaard <dr at jones.dk> wrote:
>> Please beware that you mess up the quoting slightly - often first
>> line of a quote has too few indentation markers, making it display as
>> if you are quoting someone else!
>Sorry, it's getting tricky to follow. It's been a while since I've
>replied to mailings in this form.
I sure appreciate you not top-posting, if that's what you mean. Thanks!
(I am lousy at pointing out what I appreciate - focus on what can be
improved, which often leaves a feeling of me not appreciating anything)
>> (and please don't blame it on your mail application: ultimately you
>> are in charge and can use a different one if it serves you badly!)
>Oh, I appreciate that. Mistakes are easy to make. And please don't
>assume what I'll blame!
Whoops. Sorry about that!
>>>> Ok, so in your household you are sysadmin.
>>> I am but how could this case possibly be configured by the Debian
>>> sudo package? Or what if the roles of the people in the household
>>> change? Or what if more people are needed or a new role?
>> Ahem - you cut off the part where I tried explain that. :-P
>> Please try reply again to my former post, and comment also on that
>> section right below above quote.
>I don't think it did explain it. You mentioned a case of an 8 headed
>machines but that isn't relevant here. When I'm after is a particular
>outline of how the case I gave could be done using the debian package
>system. Explicitly, how would the sudo package handle the pretty
>standard case I outline?
You want it even more concrete. Fair enough: Provide me a sample
sudoers file, and I shall propose a refactoring as sudoers.d snippets
that does not upset package upgrades.
* Jonas Smedegaard - idealist & Internet-arkitekt
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