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Old 02-08-2011, 01:26 PM   #1
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Forgot Username...

I installed YellowDog on months ago and attempted to log in once again and discovered that I had forgotten my username - I'm pretty sure that I remember my password though, as I use the same one for everything. Is there any way to recover the username? Or will I have to reinstall?

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Log in as root, and do cat /ect/passwd | grep "/home" to list all users who use /home/*username* as their home directory.


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