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Old 03-02-2010, 03:47 AM   #1
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Smile did not find any option for root password for root user in ubuntu 9.10

hi...i am a novish for ubuntu...i used opensuse 11.1 ...there is option for root user to create password for root...but for ubuntu i did not find anything like how can i create root password....or how can i use root..kindly help me in this regards
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The root account in Ubuntu is locked as they consider it to be more secure that way.

Instead, you use the command sudo and gksudo to run commands.


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