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Old 03-01-2003, 06:54 PM   #1
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recovering root password in rh using lilo

how can i recover the root pasword for rh 7.1 , i installed lilo as the loader
how can i go into as the single user mode
when i press ctrl+x it goes to test mode but wt to do next?
Old 03-01-2003, 08:45 PM   #2
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ctrl +x , then <your kernel name> init 1
when that's done:
passwd <your new passwd>


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