On Thursday 16 October 2008 23:36:51 Per olof Ljungmark wrote: > Mel wrote: > > On Thursday 16 October 2008 22:07:43 Per olof Ljungmark wrote: > >> Per olof Ljungmark wrote: > >>> Daniel Bye wrote: > >>>> On Thu, Oct 16, 2008 at 12:05:01PM +0100, Daniel Bye wrote:
<snip> > >>>> nagios ALL=(root) NOPASSWD: NAGIOS_CMNDS > > > > ^^^^ This means: ALLOW nagios user from anywhere to run commands NAGIOS_CMNDS as user root without a password. > >> For the records, even this won't work because nagois needs access to > >> /dev/xpt0 as well and once there sudo can't help. > >> > >> sudo -u nagios /sbin/camcontrol inquiry da0 > >> camcontrol: cam_lookup_pass: couldn't open /dev/xpt0 > >> cam_lookup_pass: Permission denied The above sudo command, runs as nagios user, not as root. > But... the command "/sbin/camcontrol inquiry da0" IS run as root through > the setup in sudoers above, See above. To test if it would work, you'd have to login as nagios then run sudo /sbin/camcontrol inquiry da0. -- Mel Problem with today's modular software: they start with the modules and never get to the software part. _______________________________________________ firstname.lastname@example.org mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions To unsubscribe, send any mail to "[EMAIL PROTECTED]"