sudo package in Ubuntu

sudo: Provide limited super user privileges to specific users
sudo-dbgsym: debug symbols for package sudo
sudo-ldap: Provide limited super user privileges to specific users
sudo-ldap-dbgsym: debug symbols for package sudo-ldap

This package has 68 new bugs and 1 open question.

Package information

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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 Yakkety Yak (active development)
1.8.16-0ubuntu2 release (main) 2016-05-05
The Xenial Xerus (current stable release)
1.8.16-0ubuntu1 release (main) 2016-03-31
1.8.16-0ubuntu1.1 updates (main) 2016-05-11
The Wily Werewolf (supported)
1.8.12-1ubuntu3 release (main) 2015-09-23
The Vivid Vervet (supported)
1.8.9p5-1ubuntu5 release (main) 2015-03-12
The Trusty Tahr (supported)
1.8.9p5-1ubuntu1 release (main) 2014-02-10
1.8.9p5-1ubuntu1.2 updates (main) 2015-09-09
1.8.9p5-1ubuntu1.1 security (main) 2015-03-16
The Precise Pangolin (supported)
1.8.3p1-1ubuntu3.7 updates, security (main) 2015-03-16
1.8.3p1-1ubuntu3 release (main) 2012-01-31