[Wolves] Firestarter

David Goodwin dg at clocksoft.com
Thu Sep 1 18:16:33 BST 2005

Stuart Langridge wrote:
> On 9/1/05, David Morley <davmor2 at gmail.com> wrote:
>>I click on the picture in Applications/system tools and through the
>>voodoo of liunx a password prompt pops up.  I think it is probably
>>just a case of typing firestarter in shell prompt.  My correction sudo
> Ah, you're starting it manually? OK. Typing "sudo firestarter" will
> still ask for your password, so that won't solve your problem.
> Instead, you need to change the "sudo" details so that you're allowed
> to use sudo to run firestarter *without* being asked for a password.
> At the moment I can't remember the exact syntax for doing that; you
> might want to RTFM about the command "visudo" and the file "sudoers".
> Aq.
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perhaps :

USER ALL=(ALL) NOPASSWD: /path/to/firestarter

Where you replace USER with your username. Use "visudo" to change 


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