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Old 05-02-2005, 01:10 AM   #16
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i did that it said bad primary partition 0


soo redoes partion
 
Old 05-02-2005, 01:11 AM   #17
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umm lol about the pass word when i installed i hit buttons to fast lol and didnt put in a root pass word so can someone pelase walk me though it LOL
 
Old 05-02-2005, 01:17 AM   #18
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umm lol about the pass word when i installed i hit buttons to fast lol and didnt put in a root pass word so can someone pelase walk me though it LOL
you should be able to set a root password by logging in as root, open a terminal and type passwd at the prompt, and it will ask you for the new password...type it in, it'll ask for it again, then it will tell you it's saved.
 
Old 05-02-2005, 01:19 AM   #19
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oh its passwd i was putting password
 
Old 05-02-2005, 01:25 AM   #20
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arg now i can get this drive to format
 
  


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