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Title: How to automate the input of a password, in a custom batch file?
ID: /2019/11/16/How-to-automate-the-input-of-a-password_-in-a-custom-batch-file_
Created: November 16, 2019    Edited:  November 16, 2019
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You can take sudo out of your script and ensure users call the script using sudo scriptname.

Remove sudo -i line from your script and replace it with this:

# Must prefix with sudo when calling script
if ! [[ $(id -u) == 0 ]]; then
    echo You must call this script using sudo. Aborting.
    exit 99
fi
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