sudo not working

Michael Torrie torriem at
Tue Jan 17 20:14:38 MST 2012

On 01/17/2012 08:07 PM, Make Compile wrote:
> Thank you all for the reply. I have one problem right now. I want to
> give user specific access to be able to write on filesystem directory
> sample is /opt the user is permitted denied on creating directory.
> any suggestion on how to do that on sudo.
> sample:
> andrew localhost = /bin/mkdir /opt

I obviously don't know where you're going with all this, but it seems
like this is dangerous at worst, odd at best.  If you want someone to be
able to write to /opt (which should already exist on all systems; why
does anyone need to create /opt), use unix permissions, or acls.

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