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Re: [LTP] What is "super"

> The great thing about super is that it
> doesn't require you to type in a password like sudo does.

That's optional with sudo. From the man page for sudoers:


       By default, sudo requires that a user authenticate him or
       herself before running a command.  This behavior can be
       modified via the NOPASSWD tag.

Admittedly, the syntax of sudoers seems a bit funky.