Changing Forgotten Root Password

binarynut at comcast.net binarynut at comcast.net
Fri Jul 30 20:18:27 UTC 2010


  Fedora 11, 12

Changing Forgotten Root Password.

Starting computer and going into Single User Mode and deleting the "x" 
in /etc/passwd and restarting computer and login as "root" and add new 
root password, does that still hold true for FC10, 11, 12

/etc/passwd

root:x:0:0:root:/root:/bin/bash



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