where do i ask a question?

Mario_Limonciello at Dell.com Mario_Limonciello at Dell.com
Mon Apr 7 14:54:53 CDT 2008


Whoops got cut off there. 

Please read https://help.ubuntu.com/community/RootSudo

For more information.

Regards,

On Mon, 2008-04-07 at 14:54 -0500, Mario Limonciello wrote:

> Hi Kevin,
> 
> In Ubuntu, there is no root password defined.  You use your normal
> user password to authenticate these types of tasks that normally you
> would need to be "root" to do.  Please read 
> 
> On Mon, 2008-04-07 at 15:41 -0400, kevin hay wrote:
> 
> >  ubtunu  7.10 from wikki
> > http://linux.dell.com/wiki/index.php/Ubuntu_7.10      for the
> > insprion 1420 n with a intel processor . i installed it  because the
> > regular upgrade  didnt work with the video card.  now i cant  do
> > anything because i need a admin password but i never set one and
> > this install never gave me the option to. what would the default
> > password be? 
> > 
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> 
> 

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Mario Limonciello
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