Re: Debian 10 user accounts
- Date: Thu, 23 May 2019 20:07:13 +0100
- From: Brian <ad44@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
- Subject: Re: Debian 10 user accounts
On Thu 23 May 2019 at 18:47:48 +0100, Paul Sutton wrote:
> Just installing Debian 10 rc 1.
Ditto. i386 netinst. Expert installation.
> With regard to user accounts I am asked
> for credentials for the account I want to log in with. However I don't
> appear to be asked for information to set up a root account.
No problem here. I am asked whether I want a root account. Then I set up
a user account. This is no different from previous installers.
> is Debian 10 now using sudo to allow users to carry out admin tasks.
Only if you do not set up a root account. The procedure differs not one
iota from previous installers.
> Is this how it is meant to do things, or have I missed a step somewhere ?
Being obliged to use sudo? No.