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Old 06-20-2009, 06:20 PM   #1
Registered: Feb 2007
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knoppix live cd

Hi i am using the knoppix for the first time, and its a live cd. I have not done the installation of knoppix, so how to assign or know the password of a root.

I also want to install alien.
i tried to use apt-get install alien

it says you are not root

help me in this. I tried to use above website address. Thanks.
Old 06-20-2009, 07:37 PM   #2
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hi i got the answer for this question and so thread can be closed.

we just have to use su to become root.


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