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That's not what he's doing...
Authored by: jecwobble on Jan 26, '04 02:36:05PM
He's just putting an alias in his .cshrc which will override the normal su command by starting a new shell as root. So whenever he needs to do something requireing root access, he'll go into this 'rooted' shell to do his thing, then exit out of that shell back into his normal user's shell. Just a diffent way of sudoing.

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