How to activate the root account.

Matias Fernandez radix at
Wed Mar 30 13:15:55 UTC 2005

KDM won't let you log in as root unless you edit the /etc/kde3/kdmrc
file to allow root logins.


El mié, 30-03-2005 a las 09:56 +0200, Pawel Kowalak escribió:
> On Wednesday 30 March 2005 06:23, Lab Administrator wrote:
> > Hi,
> > does anyone knows how to activate the root account in Kubuntu.
> > I tried passwd -u root but the kdm still did not let me login as root.
> In terminal type command:
> sudo passwd root
> then give Your password and enter password for root. But I don't know, if it 
> will help for logging in kdm as root.
Matias Fernandez <radix at>
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