Linux Today: Linux News On Internet Time.

More on LinuxToday

Forgot the root password of your linux box ?

Jan 05, 2012, 18:03 (2 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Mohan Cheema)


Re-Imagining Linux Platforms to Meet the Needs of Cloud Service Providers

[ Thanks to Linux-news for this link. ]

"So you forgot your root password of your linux box?, well its not the end of the world if you do have physical / KVM over IP access to your box, you can start it on single user mode and reset it. Don't know how?… then read on.

"In all honesty, this fix really depends on which boot loader your box is running. Normally on modern Linux distros the loader will be GRUB.

"In this case, how to get into single user mode using Grub boot Loader?"

Complete Story

Related Stories: