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How to get root access on Linux operating system?

How to get root access on Linux operating system?

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  1. Please click on the lower left corner of the icon (start button).
  2. Click Terminal menu item to open the terminal.
  3. Input the command below:
    % sudo su –
  4. Press Enter.
  5. Your terminal prompt will become #.
  6. You now have root privleges on all operations in the terminal window. Root privileges can arbitrarily modify the system, delete the system files, please use caution.