Tagged: root

sudo access

Granting SUDO access to a local user account in RHEL/CentOS

It has always been advised that use of ‘root’ account should be limited, as root has access to anything & everything on a Linux system. And also sharing root password to a number of...

reset root password in mysql

Step by step guide to reset root password in Mysql

Working with MySQL or MariaDB database, you might have faced a situation where you might have forgotten root or another user’s password or being SysAdmin, you might have had to deal with users who...

root account in ubuntu

Enabling root account in Ubuntu

Root account is super user account in Linux & it has access to anything and everything on filesystem. You can create new partitions, destroy old ones or install/uninstall softwares using root, But in Ubuntu,...

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How to reset ROOT password in RHEL/CentOS

Hello Linux-Fanatics, this tutorial is about resetting forgotten ROOT password. We all must have faced a situation where we or some other user has forgotten his root password, so how do we reset the...