Title says it all, how do I change the home directory of the 'root' user in Ubuntu 12.04?
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Here are the instruction, but be sure to know what you're doing.
On every *nix system you'll find a file called
So, for example, you'll find:
Which means the user is called root, the password is hidden (it's on
Edit that file and change the home directory.
However, I don't see any reason to do it.