sudo: 3 incorrect password attempts

by ravi   Last Updated April 16, 2018 07:02 AM

Can anyone suggest how I can avoid this situation? It never asks for password but still complains the password is wrong.

sudo su -
Sorry, try again.
Sorry, try again.
sudo: 3 incorrect password attempts

sudoers file entry :

# Allow members of group sudo to execute any command
%sudo   ALL=(ALL:ALL) ALL
%domain\\my_engineering ALL=(ALL:ALL) ALL

Thank you.

Tags : sudo

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