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Sudo Problems

If you're adding/removing yourself from a group in Linux, you may find yourself in this situation when you try to run sudo: 

$ sudo aptitude remove 
 is not in the sudoers file.  This incident will be reported.

Reported?  To whom?  

To spite Big Brother, run these commands: 

$ su root
$ usermod -a -G admin 

You're now added to the admin group and have sudo rights again.

Add User to Group

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