Bug 119747

Summary: su - as non root user fails to enter /root
Product: [Fedora] Fedora Reporter: Need Real Name <lsof>
Component: coreutilsAssignee: Tim Waugh <twaugh>
Status: CLOSED DUPLICATE QA Contact: Ben Levenson <benl>
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Description Need Real Name 2004-04-01 17:56:37 EST
Description of problem:
As a non-root user, I cannot run su - and get to /root in one go
A cd /root works.

 $ su -
 su: warning: cannot change directory to /root: permission denied
 # cd /root
(now works)
Comment 1 Tim Waugh 2004-04-02 03:46:43 EST

*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 119455 ***
Comment 2 Red Hat Bugzilla 2006-02-21 14:02:20 EST
Changed to 'CLOSED' state since 'RESOLVED' has been deprecated.