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KB-0382: syntax for entering ALL keyword using Centrify sudoers GP template.

Centrify DirectControl ,  

28 October,13 at 12:51 PM

Applies: Centrify sudoers GP template. Question: What's the correct syntax for entering ALL keyword using Centrify sudoers GP template. If the syntax is not correct, the GP will not make into /etc/sudoers file on the UNIX/Linux host. Answer: If you want to have the following sudo entries to be made into /etc/sudoers via Centrify sudoers gp template: e.g., 1) %wheel ALL=(ALL) NOPASSWD: ALL 2) erica ALL=(ALL) ALL 3) tom ALL=(ALL) NOPASSWD: ALL For Example 1: In the sudoers GP in the Computer Configuration section: Enter into the first field: %wheel Enter into the second field: (ALL) NOPASSWD: ALL Similarly for Example 3: In the sudoers GP in the Computer Configuration section: Enter into the first field: tom Enter into the second field: (ALL) NOPASSWD: ALL Once you have the correct syntax in place the above GP will show up in /etc/sudoers as follows: 1) %wheel rhel=(ALL) NOPASSWD: ALL 2) erica rhel=(ALL) ALL 3) tom rhel=(ALL) NOPASSWD: ALL The first "ALL" will replaced with hostname dynamically which is not wrong.

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