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Old August 22nd, 2013, 09:08 AM   #778 (permalink)
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How to get a terminal window -

http://www.psychocats.net/ubuntu/terminal

For Ubuntu 12.04, I just use control-alt-t for that.

Then as MoodyBlues said:

su -

As for what a root terminal is, sounds like slang for a terminal window with a root login.
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