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Package management

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Graphical user interface

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Template:Networking overview

Boot process

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Common applications

System recovery

Access control

Users and groups are used on GNU/Linux for access control. The superuser (root) has complete access to the operating system and its configuration; it is intended for administrative use only. Unprivileged users can use the su and sudo programs for controlled privilege escalation.