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I've got a 480R running solaris 8 with veritas volume manager managing all filesystems, including an encapsulated root disk (I believe the root disk is encapsulated as one of the root mirror disks has an entry under... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: sunnyd76
I lost the root password. I can get to the MP via ethernet. But I cant connect to the serial port on the back of the machine via terra term or similiar terminal application. Therfore I cant send a break to get to the solaris = of OK prompt in HP(what do you call this in HPUX anyways?).
I... (6 Replies)
Discussion started by: csaunders
3. UNIX for Advanced & Expert Users
This is a common question im sure... I bought a RS/6000 Model 240. Aix 4.3.3 loaded. No root password was supplied to me, but I do have the install media (4 disks). I want to drop into maint mode. So I place the cd into the drive, restart the box ( by pressing the power button, since i do not have... (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: JoeJohnSmith
Hi how do you reset the root password in AIX.
I booted to single user mode and it asked for login and password.
I have AIX 4.3.
Thanks (4 Replies)
Discussion started by: Welfaric
5. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
I'm attempting to blank out the root user password on a machine that we have forgotten the password for. I have been using the advice posted on this site to boot from CDROM in single user mode, then mounting the root slice and editing the /etc/shadow file. Each time I save the shadow file and... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: gonzotonka
wish to know how to access root password it root password is forgotten in linux (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: wojtyla
7. Answers to Frequently Asked Questions
We have quite a few threads about this subject. I have collected some of them and arranged them by the OS which is primarily discussed in the thread. That is because the exact procedure depends on the OS involved. What's more, since you often need to interact with the boot process, the... (0 Replies)
Discussion started by: Perderabo
8. UNIX for Advanced & Expert Users
I have recently become the sys adm guy for our unix systems here for my shop. I have a pretty good understanding of the system, but there is just some stuff that I don't know. Right now one of those things is to recover the password for a unix system.
I know that there is a way that you can use... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: GlockCW
9. UNIX for Advanced & Expert Users
I lost my password root !
maybe someone can to help me to log in HP_UX,
i started the server in " Singel - User" and i changed my
password to new password and it`s not working ..
what i must to do ??? (4 Replies)
Discussion started by: yanly
10. UNIX for Advanced & Expert Users
I've forgotten root password on one of Solaris machines, i searched in forumes to find a similar case but there's no proceudre here to reinintialize root password, cause most of related commands & even single user mode needs root password that i don't have.
Any solution would be helpful.
--rgrds,... (9 Replies)
Discussion started by: nikk