sudo, su, root
mtbeedee at gmail.com
Tue Jun 14 17:00:13 UTC 2005
On 6/14/05, David Woyciesjes <woyciesjes at sbcglobal.net> wrote:
> Albin Blaschka wrote:
> > The other one: from a "standard" terminal, type "sudo su" and one time
> > your password - then again you are root, with all *priviliges* and
> > *DANGERS* that come with them...
> Actually, typing "sudo su" is not really necessary, and a bit
> redundant. Just type "su", then enter the password...
this is not the same. su asks for the other user's password and since
root is disabled by default it wont work.
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