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The root user, sudo, and SIP

The root user, sudo, and SIP: IT Administrator's Guide to Mac OS X El Capitan
The root user, sudo, and SIP: IT Administrator's Guide to Mac OS X El Capitan

Sean explains why rootless does not adequately explain SIP (System Integrity Protection). Learn exactly what the root user is and how to harness the power of the root and the root user. Learn how to invoke root without logging in as root. Learn what SIP actually does to the system and why people use the term rootless. Understand the sudo command and how to use it.

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Skill Level Intermediate
4h 11m
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IT Help Desk IT and Hardware IT Operating Systems Mac OS X

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