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Chapter 5. Unix and the Terminal > Becoming an Administrator for a Moment

Hack 50. Becoming an Administrator for a Moment

Your Mac does its best to protect you from yourself and your family by requiring authentication, both in the GUI and on the command line, when you're about to do something potentially problematic.


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