[CentOS] Any long-time CentOS users on list using Ubuntu as well?

first last prelude_2_murder at yahoo.co.uk
Mon Nov 27 21:07:33 UTC 2006

> Another quirk is that ubuntu normally doesn't let you log in
> as root, but the first user added is permitted to 'sudo' any
> command.   If you like running as root, you can:
> sudo su -

sudo -s does the same
sudo passwd root will allow you to change the password and log in as
root (still can use sudo if you want)

To search for new packages, apt-cache search $search

If you're running ubuntu, you should look into upgrading to 6.06
(dapper) as that has longer term backport support.

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>   Les Mikesell
>    lesmikesell at gmail.com
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