[OT] Hosed Xubuntu system

Richard Gaskin ambassador at fourthworld.com
Mon Nov 28 20:45:17 CET 2016

Richmond Mathewson wrote:

 > On 11/28/16 9:25 pm, Richard Gaskin wrote:
 >> Anything noteworthy in ~/.bash_history, /var/log/auth.log, or
 >> /var/log/syslog?
 >> Are those files even remaining?
 > There seems to be no way to get at those files if they still remain
 > on the partition.

If it's a matter of permissions you can use:

    sudo su

...to become root (be careful while you're root, of course).

  Richard Gaskin
  Fourth World Systems
  Software Design and Development for the Desktop, Mobile, and the Web
  Ambassador at FourthWorld.com                http://www.FourthWorld.com

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