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Old 01-29-2010, 01:11 AM   #16
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I have just installed Fedora Core 12.

Whenever i try to login as root it gives Authentication failure.
Code:
Username: root
Password: correct
Code:
Authentication Failure

I want to login as root and want to modify some cfg files.
Please tell me a way to login as root.

Also, I want to run "rsh" and "telnet" services.
Please tell me how to do that in fedora core 12. The system shows that package is installed but i am not able to find services running.
Thanks
You have tried with wrong password. or you go to single user mode change the password using passwd.
 
Old 01-29-2010, 06:08 AM   #17
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BE WARNED using that hack is not recommend and it DOSE have some UNWANTED side effects
that are not good .

you have been warned -- do not log into Gnome as root !!!

use the " su - " command from the terminal.
 
Old 01-30-2010, 07:05 AM   #18
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BE WARNED using that hack is not recommend and it DOSE have some UNWANTED side effects
that are not good .

you have been warned -- do not log into Gnome as root !!!

use the " su - " command from the terminal.
i just pasted some files into home directory and then revert back all the settings.
is that so much harmfull
 
  


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