Passwordless sudo setup

If you want to give permissions to some users who are in a special group (probably sudo) to use sudo without asking password, you can do this simple in two steps:

First of all, you must add related users to group sudo. For example we can add bob to group sudo:

adduser bob sudo

And after that type visudo command and add or comment out following line:


It says that password not required for the users who are in group of sudo.

Hayabusa by Selcuk Miynat over 6 years ago Reply this comment
It didn't work for me. But also try this one: Type "visudo" command as root (without quotes) and add this line to the "User privilege specification" part: username ALL=(ALL) NOPASSWD: ALL
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