users and root

dave s kubuntu at
Mon Feb 20 22:43:34 UTC 2006

On Monday 20 Feb 2006 18:20, Luca Mollica wrote:
> > First, you may want to try the Ubuntu approach of not having a root
> > user.  It has advantages and disadvantages.  I didn't like it at
> > first, but now I do.
> Ok, I have read all the pages about this issue on the wiki page of
> kubuntu but at the moment I explicitly desire to have a root user on at
> least one machine of the two I had set up with Kubuntu.
> > Second, on any of your Linux or other Unix systems, type 'man sudoers'
> > for information about how the sudo system works and how to change it
> > so none of the regular users have root access via sudo.
> Ok ... unfortunately the usage of sudoers is not really common among
> not-debian users .... in three years dedicated to suse I had only
> learned what sudo is and that's it. Good time for learning deeply how to
> use sudoers logins.
> Thanx for the answer
> LM
> > --
> > John DeCarlo, My Views Are My Own

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