Dumb question - forgotten root password

Art Alexion art.alexion at verizon.net
Wed Jul 26 15:17:46 UTC 2006

On Wednesday 26 July 2006 09:29, Tez wrote:
> But you dont really need a root account activated as such, sudo can do
> anything root can.

ALMOST anything.  I can't configure my firewall, use swat or the cups web 
interfaces without a real root password.

Art Alexion
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