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SpinningAround
November 12th, 2009, 05:57 PM
Is there a way to gain access to the root account in the shell, so instead of user@...:~ is it root@....:~ ?

ukripper
November 12th, 2009, 05:59 PM
sudo su

sisco311
November 12th, 2009, 06:03 PM
Please don't use sudo su or sudo su - until you know exactly what are you doing.

If you really need a root shell, type:

sudo -i
to logout, type:

exit
or press Ctrl+d

for details:
community/RootSudo