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Old 08-31-2006, 05:33 AM   #1
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red hat new instalation is asking for login\password,


when prompted at startup for red hat im being asked for password. i am typing "root"-enter, then it asks me for my password but wont let me type it how do i sort this out
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Old 08-31-2006, 06:21 AM   #2
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Welcome to LQ!

Just type your password followed by Enter. You are not supposed to see anything.
 
Old 08-31-2006, 07:15 AM   #3
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[now i get a responce (root@localhost~)wot do i do now????
 
Old 08-31-2006, 07:30 AM   #4
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sounds like your set with the text login (a good thing)

now type:
startx

you'll then see the gui.
 
  


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