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Old 05-30-2013, 03:18 AM   #1
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Unable to Login as a root user


I'm new to linux and having strange problem is unable to login as a root user now(before root is working properly) i dont know what changes i did .

other users like (se1adm) is loggingin in that user terminal i can use cmd su - root and i use but some commands are not working

some one told its a path issue u replace some paths ??

Please help guys

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Old 05-30-2013, 01:58 PM   #2
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try using
su -
su -l
and check if does command works after logging in to root .
Old 05-31-2013, 03:29 AM   #3
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Could you send us an example about a command not working properly?
Old 05-31-2013, 06:11 AM   #4
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Which command do you use? Error messages?
Old 06-01-2013, 10:11 AM   #5
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Hi guys,

Greatful Thanks for all replies. I found the solution because the reason is i override the /bin paths in .bashrc_profile so, i did what are the necessary corrections. now root user is working properly.

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