0

I created a new user account for a friend on my VPS. How do I let him install software for his own account that wont effect other users and not have to add him to the sudoers file?

4

Tell him to download and compile the source code of the applications himself!

./configure --prefix=$HOME
make
make install
| improve this answer | |
  • Sorry for the joke, but the question is not programming related. – karlphillip Oct 22 '10 at 16:12
  • Maybe intended as a joke, but this is a completely valid answer. – William Pursell Oct 22 '10 at 16:17

Your Answer

By clicking “Post Your Answer”, you agree to our terms of service, privacy policy and cookie policy

Not the answer you're looking for? Browse other questions tagged or ask your own question.