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Old 04-04-2010, 10:36 AM   #1
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Cool how to change password in ubuntu 9.10


hi...i want to change my root as well as user password in ubuntu 9.10...i tried it from users and groups under administration from system..but the changed password have not been taken..the old ones are still working ....kindly help me in this regards...
 
Old 04-04-2010, 10:41 AM   #2
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open a terminal and try
passwd
and for root user
sudo passwd root

more info

man passwd
 
  


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