2009/7/26 Robert D Davidson <robert(a)datamatrix.co.nz>nz>:
The root password seems to be different from the
password entered for the
user account created when loading Ubuntu. Is there any way of getting it or
is known only to the Kernal Maintainers?
"Assuming Ubuntu, which is what I'm more familiar with, at the command
You should then be prompted for your password if running from the
account you used to set up the system."
Perhaps I should have made it clearer ... "your" NOT "root".
So far, I've not needed to know the root password on my system, and by
being able to use "sudo su -" to become root, there should be no need