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How to Use ‘Pkexec’ (a sudo alternative) to Run Commands as Root on Linux

sudo is the commonly used program for tasks requiring administrator access in Linux. But in case there is an error with the sudo command or if the sudoers file is invalid, or certain programs are blocked by sudo access, users can make use of a similar command line tool — pkexec. pkexec runs in similar […]

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How to Add a Sudo User in Ubuntu

sudo is one of the most commonly used command in Linux systems. It allows a user to run a particular program as another user, who, by default, is the super user. It is mostly used for administrative purposes; providing limited admin access to non administrative users on a Linux PC. For example, by default, a […]