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praka123

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Yeahoo :D am browsing from Breezy great Distro got last night for d/w from dataone.only thing i dont like is 'sudo' no root user etc.any way i made a root user. :wink:
detected my 915GAV mobo onboard cards/controllers gr8 :shock:
Gnome 2.12.1 rocks!
 

vignesh

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open the root terminal and type passwd to chane root passwd or sudo -s in your terminal.

Then you can use root by issuing the su command.
 

praka123

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eak.already set root using 'sudo passwd root' AND in gdmsetup /security allow root to login :wink: as i like as root to do few tinkering...increased gdm login screen font size....


another.... rhythmbox not playing my mp3s.....

installed gstreamer0.8-mad with dependencies :x also downloaded 'configure-debian' quite useful..

OK got Playing songs :wink:
 

vignesh

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In Ubuntu the root user will be disabled and the first user account will act like a root account and can do most of the admin tasks.
 

praka123

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Ubuntu users,How do you connect ur adsl (eg dataone) to internet? anybody using some GUIs?(gpppon)i am :oops: have 2 try CLI as 'sudo pon dsl-provider'
 
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