Originally Posted by Inlovewithmymac
Hey Guys thanks for reading.
I am setting up a server and am having issues. I have looked it up online and have found some threads on my problem but they dont fix it. I am using Ubuntu server on my dell and am having trouble setting my IP, more specifically i cant access sudo. i type in sudo or sudopasswd root and it asks me for a password and then i type in my password and it says "username" is not registered for sudo this will be reported.
please help im totally lost
Use the initial account you chose when you first
installed. That one will have the right to sudo.
Then you can use the elevated privileges to add
your other user account (the one that got the
warning) by editing /etc/group and adding their
name to the adm group.