Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 247270
i was not enable to login as root please help
Last modified: 2007-11-30 17:12:09 EST
Description of problem:i am trying to connect my adsl modem by typing the
command sudo pppoeconf in terminal.
it is asking about the root password but it is not allowing to me to connect it
is saying that you are not in the sudoers list.
but i am able to connect in other debian based os such as ubuntu kubuntu etc.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
"If the invoking user is root or if the target user is the same as the
invoking user, no pass-word is required. Otherwise, sudo requires that users
authenticate themselves with a password by default (NOTE: in the default
configuration this is the user’s password, not the root password)."
to edit /etc/sudoers