How to change root password?

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geeuk
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How to change root password?

Post by geeuk » Thu Oct 20, 2005 8:16 pm

hi how do i change the root password i try changin it in webmin it changes ok but dosen't.

some one help

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clpalmer
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Post by clpalmer » Fri Oct 21, 2005 2:39 pm

SSH to your xbox, log in as root and type "passwd"

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Post by orochi » Mon Oct 24, 2005 10:16 pm

login as root with original username and password:

user: root
pass: xbox

when logged in, type:

passwd root


to set a new password


EDIT: changed password to correct default one
Last edited by orochi on Wed Oct 26, 2005 5:49 am, edited 1 time in total.

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Post by ShALLaX » Wed Oct 26, 2005 12:18 am

Actually its

User: root
Password: xbox
The original Xbox adaptation of Gentoo

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