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sinisterdomestik
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PostPosted: Tue Oct 31, 2006 4:12 am    Post subject: su - problems Reply with quote

i dont THINK this is the right forum, but im not sure, so here goes...

i feel REALLY stupid for asking this, because i SHOULD know it, but when i SSH into my box and log in as reg user, i cant su - bc i get
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sinister@localhost ~ $ su -
Password:
su: Permission denied
Sorry.

although when i log in as root and su sinister, it works fine....i know im missing something small, but i hate being logged in as root all the time on ssh..any help is greatly appreciated...thanks
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PostPosted: Tue Oct 31, 2006 4:21 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

https://forums.gentoo.org/viewtopic-t-23378.html
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PostPosted: Tue Oct 31, 2006 5:01 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

MUCH appreciated, i knew it was a fairly small problem
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PostPosted: Tue Oct 31, 2006 7:31 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

Moved from Portage & Programming to Duplicate Threads, please see the topic posted by Dlareh.
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