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1. UNIX for Beginners Questions & Answers
I ve a question about the Linux system root password change.
Which can be done using grub menu without inputting the old password.:confused:
So If anybody can change the root password without any password and then how it is secure. Anybody can manipulate the other user using the... (6 Replies)
Discussion started by: pradyumnajpn10
2. UNIX for Advanced & Expert Users
I want One user to su to another without allowing root access and password.
I want to run a specific command as below from user am663:
sudo -u appsprj4 /home/appsrj4/scripts/start_apache.sh
But... (6 Replies)
Discussion started by: pokhraj_d
I just found one thread on this forum on this subject here:
Forgot MYSQL password root | Unix Linux Forums | Web Development
but unfortunately the issue was not resolved.
I have the same problem with the same error message.
The background is that I built a Solaris 11 x86 server... (11 Replies)
Discussion started by: hicksd8
4. Red Hat
I need some help with Fedora. I am trying to reset the root password. When I tried to login I was not able to. I kept getting the authentication failure message. I got the password reset success message.
passwd: all authentication tokens updated successfully.
I then thought maybe the root... (6 Replies)
Discussion started by: cokedude
5. UNIX for Advanced & Expert Users
How to change the ldap root password.
I have generated the password by using "slappasswd " command, but In my root machine "/etc/ldap/sldap.d" file is not there. instead of the file sldap.d directory only is there. please help me...? (0 Replies)
Discussion started by: ungalnanban
6. Red Hat
I have created an RPM installer and installed it via ROOT user & which works fine on Red Hat.
But the problem oocurs when a non root users try to run that application (from their account), it never got executed (being it has the execute permission i.e. chmod a+x somefile.sh).
I want... (6 Replies)
Discussion started by: jw_amp
I'm fairly inexperienced with LDAP and DSEE so to build my skills I installed directory server in the global zone of my Sol 10/u7 machine and created a zone to use as a client. For some reason when I try to change a users password as root (in the client zone) with passwd -r ldap I am prompted for... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: ilikecows
8. UNIX for Advanced & Expert Users
My root password for mysql has some problem as it dosent allow me to login....
all commands to reset it failed. so I removed mysql
yum remove mysql
and installed it by
yum install mysql mysql-devel mysql-server
and it installed fine
I gave chkconfig --levels 235 mysqld on... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: viji19812001
This is first time I met unix in my life. I purchased old Scanning Elecron Microscope which came with 486/33MHz PC running Unix System V, ver. 3.6. The one simple user name/passw is known so I can boot and login. But can not shutdown! It asks root or su passw. I'm very sensitive not to... (6 Replies)
Discussion started by: 82026
I'm looking for a script to auto-generate a password for users that forget their password.
Currently, we are using a perl script (with cgi-bin) where users update their password, but would like to add to this and make it so that the users can also request a password reset and a... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: em23