Omega - Sudo for first user?

Jeroen van Meeuwen kanarip at
Wed Oct 1 19:17:06 CEST 2008

Rahul Sundaram wrote:
> Thorsten Leemhuis wrote:
>> On 01.10.2008 16:43, Rahul Sundaram wrote:
>>> If I stuck this portion into the fedora-live initscript, it would 
>>> enable sudo for the first user entered during firstboot. Does this 
>>> seem like a sensible thing to do? Does anyone have the details handy 
>>> on modifying consolehelper as well?
>> The official RPM Fusion spin should IMHO be a Fedora + add-on packages 
>> and nothing else.
>> Yes, we could do fancy things like enabling sudo by default and 
>> hundred other things where Fedora sucks. But that's somethings that is 
>> IMHO just as bad as replacing packages from Fedora (which we don't do) 
> I kind of see your point but I think there is room for minor 
> improvements such as these.

I think that if this improvement is worth the trouble, it should go into 
the firstboot application (upstream), even if only as a configurable 
firstboot option.

Kind regards,

Jeroen van Meeuwen

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