Gives limited root privileges
'Sudo' (superuser do) lets a system administrator give certain users (or groups of users) the ability to run some (or all) commands as root while logging all commands and arguments. It operates on a per-command basis, and is not a replacement for the shell.
DocumentationUser manpage available in HTML format from http://www.sudo.ws/sudo/man/sudo.html
released on 20 December 2016
8 February 2005
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This entry (in part or in whole) was last reviewed on 20 April 2018.
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