✔ How to enable root login on Ubuntu and Debian
How to enable root login on Ubuntu and Debian
1. How to enable root account?
$ sudo -i
2. How to change root password?
You can change root password with ‘sudo passwd root‘ command as shown below.
$ sudo passwd root Enter new UNIX password: Retype new UNIX password: passwd: password updated successfully
3. How to disable root access?
You can disable root access with following command.
$ sudo passwd -l root