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Old 12-06-2014, 03:32 PM   #1
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LXer: Resetting a Linux root Password


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There are a couple of reasons why you might want to reset a Linux root password. If the current password is known to you, just log in as root and issue the passwd command. What if youíve forgotten the password and canít log in? Resetting a Linux root password is simple if you have access to the machine. There are 2 main methods.

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