[svlug] New question.. not really :)

Rick Moen rick at linuxmafia.com
Fri Jul 15 11:24:43 PDT 2005

Quoting Charles Notley (chnotley at gmail.com):

> I installed Utunbu on my Sharp MM10 laptop once.  I didn't like Utunbu
> because there's no root login.  

Just in case you ever find yourself in that same dilemma again (since
Ubuntu's trait of default-disabling _direct_ login to the root user
account has become fairly common), re-enabling root login requires
nothing more than this:

$ sudo bash
# passwd
# exit

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