Originally posted by nimrod
I can't login, neither vncviewer or telnet.
Samba still works.
It seems that my etc/passwd file is corrupt.
i'm quite a newbie with linux and don't know
how to fix this problem.
Should I reinstall linux (RedHat 7) or can I get
generate a new passwd file ?
Thanks for your help.
well you said that you can use samba
new passwd file is not required
can you edit the passwd file?
it should be
remove the x
so that it becomes
now on the login prompt
just type root
and you should get into your system
don't forget to make a new passwd!