How-to Login as Root SuperUser on Linux Red Hat Terminal Shell Command-Line

January 9th, 2016 by thelinuxevangelist

Login as Administrator on Linux Red Hat Shell

The Linux Tip Simply Shows You How-to Get a Login as the Root SuperUser on Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5.x/6.x/7.x Shell/Terminal/Command-Line.

In Unix-like computer OSes, root is the conventional name of the user who has all rights or permissions (to all files and programs) in all modes (single- or multi-user).

On Unix-like systems the user with a user identifier (UID) of zero is the SuperUser, regardless of the name of that account

Be Cautious because the SuperUser has the Powers to Execute All Good/Bad Actions and Commands on GNU/Linux Shell.

How-to Login as SuperUser Administrator on Linux Red Hat - Featured

  1. Open a Shell Terminal emulator window

    How-to Login as SuperUser Administrator on Linux Red Hat - Gnome3 Open Terminal

    Or Login into the Server Shell.

  2. Making an Admin Root Login on Linux Red Hat

    sudo su


    su -

    If Got “User is Not in Sudoers file” then Look: Solution
    To Confirm You are Logged in as root the Shell Prompt will change showing a trailing

    Then to End the SuperUser Session do


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