Re: HELP! password and login
From: Michael C. (mcsuper5_at_usol.com)
Date: 9 Nov 2003 17:51:03 GMT
On 7 Nov 2003 18:11:54 -0800,
jiapan <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> i've forgotten my linux login and password.
> is there some way to skip the login process?
> What's the default login/password linux gives at installation?
You aren't usually asked to login before you set the root password.
At lilo prompt try
linux root=/dev/hdaX init=/bin/sh
Substitute the appropriate device for /dev/hdaX.
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