Root password won't work (test of init/bash/lilo.config)

Avery Fay afay at ultranet.com
Sat Jun 17 19:09:54 PDT 2000


> I've double checked the password in the documentation with
> $LFS/etc/password and it is the same but I can't log in with lfs123.
>

Is this a typo? It should be $LFS/etc/passwd
If it is a typo, try deleting the password field for root in
$LFS/etc/passwd. This will allow you to login without a password. Then you
can change the password with the passwd program.

Avery Fay






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