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Re: Changing Users in a script

On Mon, Aug 15, 2011 at 2:39 PM, Bob Proulx <bob@proulx.com> wrote:
> Tom H wrote:
>> Bob Proulx wrote:
>>> BTW...  I assume that is because you have tty-tickets turned on for
>>> sudo?  In which case you could avoid it with sudo too by turning off
>>> tty-tickets for this use case.
>> I think that you're confusing "tty-tickets" with "requiretty".
> Ah...  Likely.  I am not using either one.

Both are set by default.

tty-tickets --> require per tty password entry

!tty-tickets --> as long as the sudo timestamp hasn't timed out, you
can use sudo on a 2nd/3rd/... tty without entering a password

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