how to find sudo apt password?

Asked by James Dodd on 2012-12-05

I am trying to install Steadflow on ubuntu 11.04 but I do not know the sudo-apt password. As it is essential to work in terminal, I would like to be able to use it.

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Thomas Kr├╝ger (thkrueger) said : #1

The password for sudo is your personal account password, you entered it at installation and you are using it to login.

Please read this:

Ubuntu 11.04 is end-of-life and not supported anymore since October 28, 2012

I suggest installing Ubuntu 12.04 or Ubuntu 12.10.

I also suggest reading this:

Why did you install such an old (and dead) release

Warren Hill (warren-hill) said : #4

As pointed out above 11.04 is no longer supported so "apt-get" may not work because the repositories may have been removed.

The password is your normal log on password. If you have forgotten it see here

I would certainly recommend upgrading to 12.04

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