[Grml] totem, mplayer and security

Michael Prokop mika at grml.org
Sat Oct 14 13:54:25 CEST 2006

* Martin Yazdzik <yazdzik at nyct.net> [20061014 06:15]:

> hint: at first root could play the cd on totem, then next time


> I would like to disable any part of any security system which prohibits
> any thing I do from accessing anything.  I am well aware that I am
> choosing convenience over safety.

Just allow your user to execute everything via sudo, run 'visudo'
and add a line containing something like:

 martin ALL=(ALL) ALL

where 'martin' corresponds to your username. Now running "sudo $CMD"
should work for all commands.

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