[pacman-dev] [PATCH 10/11] makepkg: do not ask sudo password twice
aepd87 at gmail.com
Thu Jun 17 09:28:26 EDT 2010
On Thu, Jun 17, 2010 at 8:49 AM, Allan McRae <allan at archlinux.org> wrote:
> On 17/06/10 22:44, Andres P wrote:
>> Fixes a regression in 05ff276eefc with passwd_timeout=0 in sudoers.
>> Passwords were being asked twice for *every* operation.
>> Signed-off-by: Andres P<aepd87 at gmail.com>
>> makepkg shouldn't make assumptions about the site's security settings,
>> specially something as innocuous as passwd_timeout.
>> A cleaner way that also involves less forks is to process sudo's $?, if
>> sudo $PACMAN $PACMAN_OPTS "$@" || ret=$?
>> if [[ $? = 4 ]]; then
>> error "$(gettext "You are not authorized to use sudo
>> exit $E_AUTH
>> Note that 4 is just an example
> I do not understand you at all here... As far as I can tell, "sudo -l"
> never asks for a password. Also, passwd_timeout=0 sets sudo to only ever
> ask for a password once. I am completely lost at what you are trying to
> achieve with this!
My bad, it's timestamp_timeout
Run pacman 3.3's makepkg with timestamp_timeout=0 then 3.4...
It will ask you twice
Actually, just do this
sudo -l /bin/true && sudo /bin/true
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