Topic "Elevat to root while in WinSCP"

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Lane

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My host won't allow me to log in directly as root instead I have to type "su -" to gain access.

Can I elevate myself within WinSCP?
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martin
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Please read FAQ.
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Martin Prikryl
PET

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I having the same problem. I can't login tirectly to root so I have to tipe SU then it will promt me for password, I imput that then i'm ok. In FAQ is writed that I can only to that if i'm not promted for password, then how should I do it?

THanks

pet@computergames.ro
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PET wrote:
...In FAQ is writed that I can only to that if i'm not promted for password, then how should I do it?
...


The aforementioned FAQ wrote:
... See sudo documentation to learn how to do that. For example you can add following line to sudoers file...
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