Originally posted here by SirDice
Don't confuse sudo with su.. su will ask for the root password.. sudo will ask for the user's password. On BSD you need to be a member of the wheel group to su (don't need it on linux)..
And don't confuse Linux for BSD or me for an idiot, I know the difference between su and sudo and I use both. it asked me for ROOT'S password.

JUST typed this again:

sudo mount

The only password it accepts is ROOT... Now, PLEASE do NOT assume me an idiot again.