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Old 05-13-2008
sudoers

i just installed/configured apache2.0 on my own aix5.3 mini server. i can start/stop apache by root, but i want to start it under my login id(admin) instead.

i need to execute this command:

/usr/bin/sudo /usr/IBM/HTTPServer/bin/apachectl stop/start.
# 2  
Old 05-13-2008
What is your question? Have you looked at man sudoers?
# 3  
Old 05-13-2008
i just want id calls admin to start/stop apache.

i vi /etc/sudoers:

admin ALL= NOPASSWD: /usr/IBM/HTTPServer/bin/apachectl

i still could not stop/start apache by admin.

my command:

/usr/bin/sudo /usr/IBM/HTTPServer/bin/apachectl start

sorry, i have not a chance to install man sudoers yet.
# 4  
Old 05-13-2008
You should use the visudo command to edit /etc/sudoers.
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Old 05-13-2008
Also, pay close attention to the permissions on the /etc/sudoers file. Read the man page.
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Old 06-13-2009
Question Removing wheel group from sudoers?

Can I remove the wheel group from sudoers? Will this cause any problems?

Could someone please help me with the command?

I'm using OS X 10.5.7
 
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