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Old 11-20-2012, 03:40 PM   #1
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Solaris 10 root as a role has expired

So we are running Solaris 10 with root as a role. The server has been in the hands of developers for some time. The root password has since expired. Other than booting into single user mode is there a way to reset the root role passwd?
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