Change timeout delay for Sudo command password in Ubuntu
Posted on: 11/03/2010 03:35 PM

Ubuntu Guide posted a tutorial about changing the timeout delay for Sudo command password in Ubuntu

Change timeout delay for Sudo command password in Ubuntu


Ubuntu default disable the root user and sudo runs the command needs super privilege. When you first run a sudo command,it asks for the login user password and it won't ask again in 5 minutes,because the terminal remember the password for 5 minutes (the default timeout).



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