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Microsoft Patents Sudo?!!

On Nov 11, 2009, at 7:39 PM, Ben Eisenbraun wrote:
> "Disabled" might be too strong a word. It doesn't have a password set, but
> you can 'sudo passwd' and then it works just like you would expect a root
> account on UNIX to work.

There is no root password, and you cannot log in as root.

And if you *do* add a password then, well, you get what you deserve. :)

--Rich P.

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