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Re: root privilege




On 1/7/2018 9:14 PM, Andrew M.A. Cater wrote:
On Sun, Jan 07, 2018 at 08:16:58AM -0700, Gary Sylvester wrote:
How do I get root privilege in Debian 9?

Thank you,
Gary

This is a debian-user question. By default, if you step through the
installer and _don't_ give a root password, then sudo is set up such
that the first created user is set up to use sudo.

Login as that user and type sudo [command]

At least that's what I'm assuming you're asking.

If you did enter a root password:

$ su --login

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John Doe