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Old 11-01-2010, 07:50 AM   #1
ruggedcross
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Ubuntu 10.4 sudo password


When I installed Ubuntu 10.04 I set myself as the only user. The rights were assigned as "custom" instead of "admin" Now I need to setup a sudo password but cannot change or add anything in user settings.
I have been acting like a kid in a candy store and have installed and configured a vast amount of great software programs and tools, so I hope that I don't have to do a re-install.
 
Old 11-01-2010, 08:02 AM   #2
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You do not need to set up an sudo password. The password for sudo is the password for your normal user account.
 
Old 11-01-2010, 09:35 AM   #3
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If it does not work try
sudo su enter
and than you're own password made during install
 
  


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