Full Discussion: Sudo error on AIX 7.1
Operating Systems AIX Sudo error on AIX 7.1 Post 303041519 by System Admin 77 on Tuesday 26th of November 2019 03:48:09 PM
Old 11-26-2019
Hello friends,

seems to be working after making below changes. Thanks vbe. could you please check if this properly installed. operations seems to be working after updating /etc/sudoers file using visudo.

[root@AIXLPAR]/>ls -ltr /usr/lib/libssl.a /opt/freeware/lib/libssl.a
-r-xr-xr-x    1 root     system      8595301 May 18 2018  /usr/lib/libssl.a
lrwxrwxrwx    1 root     system           17 Nov 26 15:13 /opt/freeware/lib/libssl.a -> /usr/lib/libssl.a
[root@AIXLPAR]/>ls -ltr /usr/lib/libcrypto.a /opt/freeware/lib/libcrypto.a
-r-xr-xr-x    1 root     system     34258888 Jun 05 18:06 /usr/lib/libcrypto.a
lrwxrwxrwx    1 root     system           20 Nov 26 15:17 /opt/freeware/lib/libcrypto.a -> /usr/lib/libcrypto.a

[root@AIXLPAR]/>lslpp -l | grep -i "ldap"
[root@AIXLPAR]/>rpm -qa | grep -i "ldap"

[aixuser@AIXLPAR]/home/aixuser>sudo -V
Sudo version 1.8.27
Sudoers policy plugin version 1.8.27
Sudoers file grammar version 46
Sudoers I/O plugin version 1.8.27
[aixuser@AIXLPAR]/home/aixuser>sudo su -

[root@AIXLPAR]/>sudo -V
Sudo version 1.8.27
Configure options: --prefix=/opt/freeware --sbindir=/opt/freeware/sbin --libdir=/opt/freeware/lib --mandir=/opt/freeware/man --with-logging=syslog --with-logfac=auth --with-pam --with-pam-login --with-env-editor --with-ignore-dot --with-aixauth --with-tty-tickets --with-ldap --with-ldap-conf-file=/opt/freeware/etc/openldap/ldap.conf
Sudoers policy plugin version 1.8.27
Sudoers file grammar version 46

Sudoers path: /etc/sudoers
ldap.conf path: /opt/freeware/etc/openldap/ldap.conf
ldap.secret path: /etc/ldap.secret
Authentication methods: 'aixauth' 'pam'
Syslog facility if syslog is being used for logging: auth
Syslog priority to use when user authenticates successfully: notice
Syslog priority to use when user authenticates unsuccessfully: alert
Ignore '.' in $PATH
Send mail if the user is not in sudoers
Lecture user the first time they run sudo
Require users to authenticate by default
Root may run sudo
Allow some information gathering to give useful error messages
Visudo will honor the EDITOR environment variable
Set the LOGNAME and USER environment variables
Length at which to wrap log file lines (0 for no wrap): 80
Authentication timestamp timeout: 5.0 minutes
Password prompt timeout: 5.0 minutes
Number of tries to enter a password: 3
Umask to use or 0777 to use user's: 022
Path to mail program: /usr/sbin/sendmail
Flags for mail program: -t
Address to send mail to: root
Subject line for mail messages: *** SECURITY information for %h ***
Incorrect password message: Sorry, try again.
Path to lecture status dir: /var/lib/sudo/lectured
Path to authentication timestamp dir: /var/run/sudo/ts
Default password prompt: Password:
Default user to run commands as: root
Path to the editor for use by visudo: /usr/bin/vi
When to require a password for 'list' pseudocommand: any
When to require a password for 'verify' pseudocommand: all
File descriptors >= 3 will be closed before executing a command
Reset the environment to a default set of variables
Environment variables to check for sanity:
Environment variables to remove:
Environment variables to preserve:
Locale to use while parsing sudoers: C
Compress I/O logs using zlib
Directory in which to store input/output logs: /var/log/sudo-io
File in which to store the input/output log: %{seq}
Add an entry to the utmp/utmpx file when allocating a pty
PAM service name to use: sudo
PAM service name to use for login shells: sudo-i
Attempt to establish PAM credentials for the target user
Create a new PAM session for the command to run in
Maximum I/O log sequence number: 0
Enable sudoers netgroup support
Check parent directories for writability when editing files with sudoedit
Allow commands to be run even if sudo cannot write to the audit log
Allow commands to be run even if sudo cannot write to the log file
Log entries larger than this value will be split into multiple syslog messages: 960
File mode to use for the I/O log files: 0600
Execute commands by file descriptor instead of by path: digest_only
Type of authentication timestamp record: tty
Ignore case when matching user names
Ignore case when matching group names

Local IP address and netmask pairs:

Sudoers I/O plugin version 1.8.27


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