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Re: [opensuse] My root password has changed!
  • From: GS R <gsrlinux@xxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Tue, 05 Aug 2008 08:07:24 +0530
  • Message-id: <4897BCE4.1020705@xxxxxxxxx>
John E. Perry wrote:
Yesterday I was out of town. This morning I tried to start up the wifi
(11.0 doesn't restart the network after a suspend-to-disk), and the root
password I've been using since I got this computer doesn't work now.
All the other accounts that I've tried login fine.

john@embelex:~> su
Password:
su: incorrect password
john@embelex:~> su -
Password:
su: incorrect password
john@embelex:~> su root
Password:
su: incorrect password
john@embelex:~>
Hi John,

You need to go in single user mode and then reset your root password.

Thanks
Gowrishankar Rajaiyan
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