[arch-general] How do we handle sudo or kdesu in Archlinux?

Frédéric Perrin frederic.perrin at resel.fr
Thu May 14 22:46:02 EDT 2009

Le Jeudi 14 à 23:03, Attila a écrit :
> I prefer to use gpasswd because for me the big advantage is that you
> don't have to log out than. But i don't know too what speak against
> editing /etc/group by hand if you can live with it that you have to
> log out.

You don't have to log out / log back in for a new group to take effect.
There is the adequately named newgrp(1) that spawns a new shell with a
different real and effective GID.


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