derek at pointerstop.ca
Thu Jun 25 01:50:53 UTC 2009
Jerry Houston wrote:
> On Wednesday 24 June 2009 03:26:30 am Mark Syms wrote:
>> > How does one set the root password, or is this never done ?
>> In Ubuntu, this is never done. The first user that is added to the system
>> (the one you created during install) is created as a member of the admin
>> group and this group can use sudo to run anything as root.
> Heh ... it's done here.
LOL. While I oppose activating root accounts on principle, I would never
have said it's "never done" :-)
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