17.10 - Configuring sudo - Teradata Tools and Utilities

Teradata® Tools and Utilities for IBM AIX Installation Guide

Product
Teradata Tools and Utilities
Release Number
17.10
Release Date
June 2021
Content Type
Installation
Publication ID
B035-3125-061K
Language
English (United States)
  1. Log on as the root user.
  2. Run the following command to open the sudoers file:
    visudo
  3. Add the appropriate line for the operating system to the sudoers file:
    Operating System File Name
    AIX ALL ALL=(root) NOPASSWD: /usr/sbin/installp *,/usr/bin/lslpp *
    Linux (CentOS, OEL, RedHat, SLES) ALL ALL=(root) NOPASSWD: /bin/rpm -ivh *,/bin/rpm -e *
    Linux (Ubuntu) Ubuntu ALL ALL=(root) NOPASSWD: /bin/dpkg -i *,/bin/dpkg -r*,/bin/dpkg -P *
    Solaris ALL ALL=(root) NOPASSWD: /usr/sbin/pkgadd *,/usr/sbin/pkgrm *