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Re: Howto make root commands available to any user

Hi Otto

On Thu, Jul 29, 2004 at 10:36:39AM +0200, Otto Wyss wrote:
> On my desktop system I'd like to make certain commands requiring root
> (i.e. halt) available to ordinary users. What choices do are there? 

> Are there already any script which makes a desktop linux system more
> user friendly?

Be careful with 'user friendly'. It is not quite clear what you mean here, but
often it means that a system can easily be damaged - by a careless user or some
attack from outside. E. g. Windows claims to be very user friendly and the
results are well known.

Joachim Fahnenmüller

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