Linux installation and root credentials

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Article ID: 160087

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Issue/Introduction

What user credentials are needed for Linux Installations and/or Updates?

Resolution

For fresh installs login as 'root' account.

When installing any updates or hotfixes make sure to login as the 'protect' user.

If logged in as 'root' su to the protect user.  By default: “su - protect”