How do I enable root login?

Liz Young liz at
Thu Jun 15 13:46:19 BST 2006

On Thursday 15 June 2006 04:48, Robert Tilley wrote:
> When I try to open a root shell from the "File" menu, I am asked for
> a password.  If I enter the root password (that is used for 'su'),
> the "Password:" prompt appears again.  Then a third time and the
> login fails.

The konsole sessions are configurable, Settings -> Configure Konsole -> 
Session tab.  Select the Root Shell session and notice the execute 
command is "sudo su -".  You can change that or add another session to 


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