sudo package in Ubuntu

libnss-sudo: NSS configuration for sudoers service
sudo: Provide limited super user privileges to specific users
sudo-dbgsym: debug symbols for sudo
sudo-ldap: Provide limited super user privileges (with LDAP support)
sudo-ldap-dbgsym: debug symbols for sudo-ldap

This package has 83 new bugs and 1 open question.

Package information

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Upstream connections


Sudo (superuser do) allows a system administrator to give certain users (or groups of users) the ability to run some (or all) commands as root or another user while logging the commands and arguments.

Bug supervisor: no
Bug tracker: yes
Branch: no
Translations: no

There are no registered releases for the sudo ⇒ main.

The Mantic Minotaur (active development)
1.9.13p3-1ubuntu1 proposed (main)
1.9.13p1-1ubuntu2 release (main)
The Lunar Lobster (current stable release)
1.9.13p1-1ubuntu2 release (main)
The Kinetic Kudu (current stable release)
1.9.11p3-1ubuntu1.3 security, updates (main)
1.9.11p3-1ubuntu1 release (main)
The Jammy Jellyfish (supported)
1.9.9-1ubuntu2.4 security, updates (main)
1.9.9-1ubuntu2 release (main)
The Focal Fossa (supported)
1.8.31-1ubuntu1.5 security, updates (main)
1.8.31-1ubuntu1 release (main)
The Bionic Beaver (supported)
1.8.21p2-3ubuntu1.6 security, updates (main)
1.8.21p2-3ubuntu1 release (main)
The Xenial Xerus (supported)
1.8.16-0ubuntu1.10 security, updates (main)
1.8.16-0ubuntu1 release (main)
The Trusty Tahr (supported)
1.8.9p5-1ubuntu1.4 security, updates (main)
1.8.9p5-1ubuntu1 release (main)