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How to recover the root password?

Hello forum members,


Please help me to recover the root password. i can login with the user in redhat linux but i forget root password. so pleas help me to recover.


advance thanks
siva.
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1. You can login with single user mode and then change password.
Code:
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2. May be you can try with sudo su (if already exit in sudoers list with no password) , then change password
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You cannot "recover" the root password on RHEL. At best you can either (a) reset the root password, or (2) find a password string which hashes to the same value as the hash stored in /etc/shadow.
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