root password

Paul Schulz pschulz01 at
Tue Aug 21 03:40:05 UTC 2007

Hi Jayantha,

The default install (server or otherwise) does not set a default root password.
Login to the system as the user that was setup during the install, and
use the following command to change to the root user:

  > sudo su -i

It will prompt for the user password.

On 8/21/07, Jayantha Jayarathna <jayanthaj at> wrote:
> Hi
> I am new to Unix. What is the default password for root account. I have
> installed server version
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