how to change the name of root?

Jean-Baptiste Quenot jb.quenot at
Wed Nov 19 01:45:42 PST 2003

* chip.wiegand at

> When I  get admin emails from  my remote boxes, or  send messages from
> them, they are from root or charlie root. How do I change this?

I would use vipw(1) to edit the password database.
Jean-Baptiste Quenot
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