admin@DS214SE:/$ sudo su - We trust you have received the usual lecture from the local System Administrator. It usually boils down to these three things: #1) Respect the privacy of others. #2) Think before you type. #3) With great power comes great responsibility. Password: root@DS214SE:~#
Login as root
After switching to root, use “synouser –setpw root [new password for root]” to give root a different password for security concern. Next time, you may login as root with your new password.
root@DS214SE:~# synouser --setpw root 1$9%A root@DS214SE:~# exit logout admin@DS214SE:/$ sudo su - root@DS214SE:~# exit logout admin@DS214SE:/$ exit logout Connection to 192.168.1.142 closed. Amigos-Mac-mini:.ssh Amigo$ ssh email@example.com firstname.lastname@example.org's password: root@DS214SE:~#
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