[OpenIndiana-discuss] How to login as root
meths at btinternet.com
Sat Sep 25 17:49:46 UTC 2010
On 09/25/10 06:22 PM, Jasse Jansson wrote:
> I just installed oi147 from the live CD but I can't get access to the
> setup utilities nor login as root
> I can't find any relevant info on the oi website about this.
> I must have missed something obvious for sure.
> Pointers appreciated.
> OpenIndiana-discuss mailing list
> OpenIndiana-discuss at openindiana.org
type 'su -' to su to root. It will ask for the password - this it the
one you set for the user account during installation.
That password for root was set to expire so you will then be prompted
for a new root password. Once done you can use the root password for
the privileged utilities such as package manager.
More information about the OpenIndiana-discuss