Re: Authenticate password?
You may well be right here. when you've used linux for a while you tend to forget these things.
Originally Posted by Impavidus
It is possible to change sudo's behaviour to get feedback when you type passwords in.
Some consider it a security risk as you can see the number of characters entered if not the characters themselves.
For most home users though, IHMO, i don't consider this a security risk.
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The answers are contained within there.
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