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Author Topic: Getting Out of Super User  (Read 1156 times)

Martin109

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Getting Out of Super User
« on: April 26, 2008, 12:59:43 pm »

Once I've temporarily become root by typing 'su root', how do I revert to my previous logon?
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uelsk8s

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Re: Getting Out of Super User
« Reply #1 on: April 26, 2008, 01:04:55 pm »

type exit to "logout" of the root account and back to the previous users account
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Martin109

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Re: Getting Out of Super User
« Reply #2 on: April 26, 2008, 01:10:28 pm »

Thank you!
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toothandnail

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Re: Getting Out of Super User
« Reply #3 on: April 26, 2008, 02:11:58 pm »

type exit to "logout" of the root account and back to the previous users account

 :o I'm much too lazy for that - CTRL-D is what I use. Less typing...

paul.
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