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homeblend

Joined: 03 Aug 2011
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PostPosted: Mon 19 Dec 2011, 16:28    Post_subject:  Running as root  

So this is something that keeps coming up in my tech circles.

I LOVE not having to type a password every ten minutes, but why is it ok in puppy to NOT use a root password, but a security risk in something such as Ubuntu or Centos?

Can someone explain this to me again?
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PostPosted: Mon 19 Dec 2011, 16:35    Post_subject:  

Ah, jeez, this must be about the fifth thread someone has started on this subject. Would you pleas find and read at least one of the others before you start a new one? Rolling Eyes

Edit: Homeblend found a good thread from 2005. Laughing
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