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sudo

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Bug allows for use of 'sudo' in OS X without a password

A small workaround exists in OS X for the use of the "sudo" command requiring authentication after 10 minutes of nonuse.

By August 30, 2013

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Adjust the sudo time-out behavior in OS X

If you use the sudo command often to make changes to your system, you can adjust when it requires you to enter your password.

By January 7, 2013

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SudoGlove: Bend index finger to accelerate car

In an attempt to bridge the gap between users and traditional hardware devices, Cornell University engineering students create a sensor-enabled glove that controls an RC car.

By February 15, 2011

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Sudo security leak; sudo update fixes it

Sudo security leak; sudo update fixes it

By May 1, 2001

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Panther authentication/security issues: sudo/sleep; Finder authentication

Panther authentication/security issues: sudo/sleep; Finder authentication

By November 26, 2003

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OS X Odds & Ends: iTunes crash; GroupWise/10.1 conflict?; sudo; 10.1.1 coming?

OS X Odds & Ends: iTunes crash; GroupWise/10.1 conflict?; sudo; 10.1.1 coming?

By October 24, 2001

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Mailbag: Nerd mail!

This week on the Mailbag, get schooled on the correct pronunciation of "sudo," something about a UUID and an fstab, and Podcast Central gets redesigned!

By February 17, 2009

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Ep. 1105: The New Testament of Torrents

I'm very pleased that LegalTorrents.com has come along to prove that I'm not crazy when I say there are plenty of legal reasons to use torrents. And they even have a torrent of Bible 2.0. Probably with new commandments from the MPAA. We also chat about AMD and Intel making nice, and how long that might last. And Microsoft tries to patent sudo. Yes, they said, "Sudo grant me a patent," I'm sure.

By November 22, 2009

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Command line administrative tools not working

Mac OS X comes with a standard set of UNIX command line tools for administering and otherwise running the computer, such as "sudo", "chown", and "chmod", which directly manage user permissions and file accessibility.

By September 4, 2008

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How to re-enable Apple's Web plugin after updating Java

If you still need Java 6 for Web applets after installing Apple's latest updates, there is a way to restore it and override Apple's preference for the use of Oracle's Java 7.

By October 17, 2013