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Re: Forgotten command.




On 24 Sep 2006, at 14:29, Aaron Konstam wrote:

On Sat, 2006-09-23 at 22:36 -0400, Ric Moore wrote:
On Sun, 2006-09-24 at 12:13 +1000, david walcroft wrote:
You wouldn't believe I forgot the command to move from 'user' -> 'root'
in bash....
Thanks for any help

  david
 su ?  or sudo?
Ric

su -
is really the best command.

Depends on how long you want to be on your machine with full root privileges (su - ; security issue) and which commands you need -- sudo is fine for a lot of tasks but of course depends on the configuration of sudoers.

Best wishes,

Ian Astley


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