[CentOS] Newby- New install forgot Login - pwd
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Sat Apr 4 00:30:11 UTC 2009
Joseph L. Casale wrote:
>> Which is why I should password protect grub on my desktop -- have done so now on my laptop.
> Don't bother, that's the dumbest feature I ever saw. You can edit the password out of the grub
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I feel like a real dumb"a" while you guys chatter on :-)
I rebooted, got the blue Centos screen
Enter to edit
Line 2 Kernel/vmline-2.6.18
<gvo100 rhgb quite
added an s (quites) Enter
then at a later try also added the b (quitesb)
Back to 3 line menu
Could only get to command pressing a C
<grub> passwd + unrecognised.
Reboot to black screen login/Password screen again.
passwd didn't work
Sorry looks like I'm lost again..
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