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Change the default editor for modifying the sudoers list.

Terminal - Change the default editor for modifying the sudoers list.
sudo update-alternatives --config editor
2009-04-09 18:26:52
User: mheadd
Functions: sudo
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Change the default editor for modifying the sudoers list.

On Ubuntu, the default editor for visudo is nano. To change the editor to something else (e.g., vi) use this command.

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good tip

Comment by linuxrawkstar 399 weeks and 5 days ago

See 'man update-alternatives' to learn more.

Comment by bwoodacre 399 weeks and 4 days ago

Install vim with all stuff:

sudo apt-get install vim

Usage:

export VISUAL=vim sudo visudo

or:

VISUAL=vim sudo visudo
Comment by vutcovici 399 weeks and 4 days ago

Your point of view

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