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rraj.be
June 6th, 2008, 04:15 AM
Whats the difference between su and sudo commands

iaculallad
June 6th, 2008, 04:19 AM
Whats the difference between su and sudo commands

SU command is used to switch user, while SUDO command allows users specified in the sudoer files to perform certain functions. View the man page for detailed explanation.


man su


man sudo