sudo versus #

Hal Burgiss hal at
Wed Feb 10 23:30:37 UTC 2010

On Wed, Feb 10, 2010 at 12:00:29PM -0800, KAYVEN RIESE wrote:
> Also, I notice that when Ubuntu gives me those update dialog boxes my root 
> password doesn't work to allow the installation to go forward.  This makes 

The system update stuff? Turn off the GUI front end, and then do the update
from a root shell. Or from cron. 


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