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How To Enable Passwordless Sudo For A Specific User in Linux

Oct 01, 2017 · Updated: Feb 21, 2018 · by Tim Kamanin

This can be done is 3 quick steps:

  1. Edit sudoers file: sudo nano /etc/sudoers
  2. Find a line which contains includedir /etc/sudoers.d
  3. Below that line add: username ALL=(ALL) NOPASSWD: ALL , where username is your passwordless sudo username; Save your changes.

You're done. From now on, your user will be able to execute sudo any_command without providing a sudo password.

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