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Old 02-25-2005, 09:16 PM   #1
tommygoober
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Login trouble after install


Greetings!
I finally took the plunge and decided to check out what linux is all about. I managed to install it without problems.

Here is the issue. Im running Redhat Fedora 3, and during the installation i opted not to create a username. It's now asking me to login with my username and im unable to being as i did not set one up.

Can someone please help me out here? Is there a generic username/password i can use to login to an admin account?

ANy help would be appriecated

Thank you!


 
Old 02-25-2005, 09:42 PM   #2
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You should have been prompted for a 'root' password during installation.
this will allow you to log in and then create a 'normal' user.

Be careful what you do as root because you have no restrictions

Tom
 
Old 02-25-2005, 09:44 PM   #3
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Thank you kindly for the reply
Im successfully logged in now.

Thanks for the help!
 
  


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