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sudo password timeout

· by jsnby · Read in about 1 min · (57 Words)

I needed to extend the sudo password timeout for a group of users on our machines at work. Sebastien Wains had a great article on how to do it for individual users, but it didn’t cover groups. Here is how you would set the timeout to 60 minutes for a group of users called thegroup:

Defaults:%thegroup timestamp_timeout=60