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Old 09-17-2003, 09:21 AM   #1
simquest
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Question recover root passwd red hat 8


I want recover the root passwd in my linux system.
Have you a solution to my problem ?
 
Old 09-17-2003, 10:21 AM   #2
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You will need to boot Linux in Single-User Mode. Take a look at this document.
http://www.redhat.com/docs/manuals/l...ng-single.html

Once the system is booted, type:
Code:
passwd
 
  


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