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ogu
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PostPosted: Tue Apr 12, 2005 12:32 pm    Post subject: su doenst works Reply with quote

hello,

Code:
ogu@lappi ~ $ su
Password:
su: Permission denied
Sorry.


the root passwd i have used is correct.

i have installed gentoo yesterday and used the 2005.0 minimal iso.

kernel version is 2.6.12rc1

-ogu
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wmgoree
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PostPosted: Tue Apr 12, 2005 12:38 pm    Post subject: wheel Reply with quote

You probably didn't put yourself in the "wheel" group.

Login as root and type
Code:
gpasswd -a $USERNAME wheel


(change $USERNAME as a appropriate)
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vi? *snicker* it doesn't even include a mail reader...
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ogu
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PostPosted: Tue Apr 12, 2005 12:48 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

works :)

thx

-ogu
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Deathwing00
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PostPosted: Tue Apr 12, 2005 8:21 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Moved to Duplicate Threads in favor of https://forums.gentoo.org/viewtopic-t-11126.html
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