i using RHEL4.4 i forget password and im unable to access single user maode ,i try to rescue mode to break it, message comes unable to start pam
any one help me where is problem ?
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What to do,to reset the forgotten root password?I did try by entering single user password ,but its asking root password:doh:.Fedora user guide suggests entering through rescue mode.But i was not able to grab anything,as a result i was not able to enter rescue mode through installation cd...Expecting solutions..
I have another system (Redhat 6) with this problem. We are not able to login at all the only access we have is single user mode.
When we try to change the root password, or password of a user we just added in single user mode we get the message unix_chkpwd unknown user ...
Setting Password for Single User Mode in Linux , adds security to Linux boxes. If some one access your server physically & reboot server and then tries to change root password from single user mode . In that case if password is set on single user mode , one has to first enter root password , then only can reset root password.
I want to increase the journaling size of an EXT3 FS: /var.
I booted up a RHEL 5.8 DVD, and tried the "linux rescue" mode.
The problem is that the original install that has the mentioned /var FS is in a vg/lvm.
Hello, I am entirely a newbie to Linux, and I have been forgotten my root password. I have googled lost root password, but I have been unable to get the tutorials to work. They all talk about 'Single User Mode,' which I have unable to enter. I took this video of the computer starting up.
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