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List of superusers

Hello all,
In redhat, how to get a list of superusers?
Thank you in advance.
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"superuser" is just another name for the user "root". In case you have a very badly designed privilege scheme there might be more than one user name equivalent to root: search the file /etc/passwd for all users with the UID 0 in this case.

Every user with UID 0 is "root" per definition.

I hope this helps.

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Problem solved.

Thank you!
This is the info that I need.
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In addition, to complicate matters slightly, there may be (sudo) definitions in the sudoers file that allow regular users to gain root privileges...

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