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nigelc 03-05-2013 05:28 AM

I changed the root password
 
I thought it would a good a good idea to change the root password, then I immediately forgot the new password.
Editing the shadow file just made it worse..

The helpful salix installation cd, had an option to reset passwords without installing anything.

acid_kewpie 03-05-2013 05:34 AM

thanks, but this isn't a great place to put tips and advice.

nigelc 03-05-2013 05:40 AM

where should it be put?

acid_kewpie 03-05-2013 06:01 AM

your own blog? You can get an lq blog if you wish. http://www.linuxquestions.org/questions/blog/


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