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enabling su
Authored by: ngb on Apr 12, '01 03:03:44PM

It's possible to su to root without enabling the root password and without having to type sudo before every command you want executed as root.

type 'sudo su'

You'll be given full access as root until you type exit, rather than for just one command.



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enabling su
Authored by: UmarOMC on Jun 26, '01 11:38:50AM
There's also sudo tcsh which does pretty much the same thing, until you type exit.

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enabling su
Authored by: ret on Oct 08, '01 02:15:18AM
...or indeed
sudo -s


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enabling su
Authored by: clith on Nov 20, '03 02:39:21PM
.. or even "su -"

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