user created at install added in sudoers ?

Chris Brown snecklifter at
Tue Jun 19 21:28:29 UTC 2007

On 19/06/07, Rahul Sundaram <sundaram at> wrote:
> Sean Stangl wrote:
> > On Tue, 2007-06-19 at 11:15 -0400, Steve Dickson wrote:
> >> So, imho, depending on the uses of the machine should define
> >> if a sudo account will automatically be enabled...
> >
> > Precisely why such a decision should not be an automatic but rather an
> > install-time option, such as those which Chris Brown offered.
> Oh please. Just pick one choice and stick with it.

That's a pretty lame argument. If I did that I'd still be running my BBC

People who know
> better can configure it to meet their needs.

I'm not running Gentoo am I? You have a long discussion above involving the
pro's and con's with few, if any, dissenters. In my opinion (and many
others) this is A Good Thing(tm) and would be of benefit to the majority of
people. It would also result in a more secure Fedora which I think we can
all agree is a good thing. So lets get it debated (FESCo?) and hear some
arguments against because so far yours appears to be the only one and it

It is pretty miserably
> painful trying to document the amount of choices we offer already.

Yes, I've seen the wiki.


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