[ubuntu-uk] FW: Root password

Baza baza at themauvezone.fsnet.co.uk
Fri Aug 11 14:40:33 BST 2006

On 11 Aug 2006, at 14:33, Malcolm Alce-King wrote:

> The password for Root is, whatever password you entered during  
> installation.

Not really.

As others have said Ubuntu uses SUDO for admin tasks. If you want a  
root password you do.

sudo passwd root

and create one.

hope that clears this up :)

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