Root password got reset [Solved]

If you are new to Linux or new to Sabayon Linux and just not sure where to post, here ya go. Post without fear of being told to RTFM :-)

Moderator: Moderators

Root password got reset [Solved]

Postby gocool » Thu Jul 25, 2013 3:35

I got my /boot 100% full and couldnt update the kernel with its new minor version upgrades. So did some moving around of kernel files to get them updated, but this ended up with a corrupt GRUB. I had to use the live DVD to get my grub corrected. All is well till I found out that my root password got reset (not sure to what). So I had to do the following

$sudo su -
(gave my regular user password)
#passwd
and type the new password.

And that's it.
gocool
Growing Hen
 
Posts: 139
Joined: Wed Aug 06, 2008 13:37

Return to Beginners|Newbies Area

Who is online

Users browsing this forum: No registered users and 4 guests

cron