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Old 12-12-2008, 09:54 AM   #31
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Originally Posted by andy1974 View Post
i installed the latest fedora 10 preview but found that i can not log in as root. when i try it says unable to auth user. i thought i might have messed up during install so i reinstalled and still have the same issue. any ideas?
Hello Andy,
Just installed Fedora 10 , and yes I agree with you.
There are some network set snags as well as a Grub snag, and if you cannot log in as root you cant edit the files.
Any help anyone?

Old 12-12-2008, 09:57 AM   #32
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Try reading the thread before asking......
steved123 has your answer.

Originally Posted by steved123 View Post
You can't log on as root. To move files and modify permissions do this.
open a terminal
enter root's password
sudo dolphin

Now you have file manager superuser access.


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