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    [SOLVED] Accessing Root?


    I'm using lots of commands now that apparently require me to be in the root account, but I don't know what the login info is for root since I only made my own personal account. I have no idea what the root login is. Is there a default login for it? If not, how would I access it? Also, not sure if it matters or not, but I'm using a somewhat older version of GNU (gNewSense) Linux. Thanks to all who answer.

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    Check this HowTo for several different ways to reset your root password:

    http://www.linuxforums.org/forum/lin...-password.html
    oz

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    Ok, I figured it out. I found another way to access root and change the password. But, thanks for the help ozar. Much appreciated.

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