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Chang Root Password Ubuntu

Chang the root password

$ sudu su

#  passwd

Then the system will ask you to input your new password.

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Categories: Ubuntu
  1. July 24, 2011 at 4:46 AM

    There is no root password in Ubuntu by default, so your instructions are really for setting a root password, not changing it.

    Also, there is no need to set a root password. If you want a persistent root prompt, the sudo su or sudo -i command will suffice.

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