Posts Tagged ‘Unix’

Use the software cd 1 of 2 to recover root password:

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boot cdrom -s from ok prompt
 
mkdir /tmp/a
 
mount /dev/dsk/c0t0d0s0 /tmp/a
 
cd /tmp/a/etc
 
TERM=vt100; export TERM
 
vi shadow

Delete passwd entry (13 chars) in the line for root.