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Where is the configuration for default landing directory

When I logging to my company's servers I land in the root. Is this configurable to lets say land in the home ? If yes then where ?
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Cannot login to server after file permissions change [duplicate]

I am using Ubuntu server. I ran: chmod -R 700 / when I was logged in as root. Now when I try to login as my normal user I immediately get kicked out. Is there anyway to log back in to the server ...
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How do I login to a preinstalled Ubuntu file system archive?

I installed a preinstalled ubuntu 12.04 desktop root fs archive on SD card and booting it on my new Chrome book. I was able to boot and see the Ubuntu Login screen and able to login as guest. But how ...
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433 views

Run command automatically as root after login

I'm using evrouter to simulate keypresses from my mouses extra buttons. It works great but I need to run the command with sudo to make it work so I can't just use my DE to handle autostart. I ...
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Force logout a user

I When I logged into the machine as root and typed who to see which users are logged in, I found somebody else too logged in as root devuser pts/0 2011-11-18 09:55 (xxx.xxx.xxx.xxx) root ...
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Disabling only password ssh access for root

I know it's possible to disallow root logins via ssh, and that it is a Good Idea™ to disallow root to ever login via ssh (preferring instead to use sudo or similar). Is it possible to allow ...
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Best way to store root passwords

I have over ten web servers to manage and configure, with each server having its own root user and password. I have to maintain a database of all the root passwords on my development machine, but I ...
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OSX root user keeps re-enabling itself on reboot

Running Snow Leopard. Completely inexplicably, I seem to have enabled the OSX root user by accident. I honestly have no idea how it happened, but if memory serves I was looking at the login pane (with ...
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debian permissin denied problem on login [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: debian login problem. when i logging with root then i saw message "permission denied" Then i changed root shell directory "usermod -s .usr/ root" but it says ...
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Enable root user in Gnome for Fedora 14?

I recently upgraded Fedora 12 to 14 and I can no longer login as root from the GUI login screen. I choose Other, but no dice. I know that it is bad practice to do this normally and that is probably ...
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LINUX : How to Log in as Root (Ubuntu 10.04)

I want to use the whole operating system as an administrator. I know I can log in as a root in the Terminal by typing this: su Password But in this way I'm logged in only in the terminal. I want ...
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How to log in as root in linux shell?

How to login as root in linux shell?
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How to Login as a root in Fedora Core 11 GUI?

I am working on a legacy system which requires me to login as a root in linux. I used to do it with my FC6. I know sudo, su but It is very comfortable to stay as a root in GUI. Is there any clean ...