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Old 07-01-2004, 04:08 AM   #1
tavarius
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First time loading red hat 9 it asks for user name and pw


I just installed redhat 9 and it asks for a user name and pw....But never in the instalation did it ask me to make one..What do I do?
 
Old 07-01-2004, 06:30 AM   #2
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During installation you are asked about the root account password. You would be knowing the root password. So you log on as root i.e username: root and password: <whatever you have given during installation> and press Enter. Now you are logged in as root. Here add a user account and start using that account. Please remember that root account is a super user account and you may potentially damage your system without proper knowledge. Hence be careful what you do.
 
  


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