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Old 05-12-2005, 01:15 PM   #1
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Question lost password

i have installed suse linux 9.2 and i have lost my password i would love to have some help in this matter i very new to linux
Old 05-12-2005, 01:36 PM   #2
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Login as root and change your password with the command passwd.
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If you want to change a password other than the user logged in remember to use:
passwd username


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