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sudo su - <appid>, understanding sudo

Hi Experts,
I have to provide user sudo access to application account, my usual way is to edit sudoers with /bin/sudo su - <appid>, is this the best approach or /usr/bin/sudo -u <appid> -i
Does su mean "switch user" or "super user"
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chadmv

8/22/2022 - Mon
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omarfarid

please see

http://www.gratisoft.us/sudo/man/sudoers.html

su is switch user when used with username and supper user (root) when used with no user name :)
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chadmv

you can just vi the /etc/sudoers file and add your changes that way.
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