Lost Root, what to do

Abdullah Ramazanoglu ar018 at yahoo.com
Wed Apr 6 16:17:06 UTC 2005

Leaf wrote:

> Now I have no root, I can not invoke sudo (no password found for root!),

You can boot from any live-CD (even installable ones with "recovery console"
option), mount your Kubuntu root partition under /mnt or somewhere,
edit /mnt/etc/passwd, alternatively copy /mnt/etc/passwd- (backup) back to
passwd, then reboot into Kubuntu.

Abdullah Ramazanoglu
aramazan ÄT myrealbox D0T cöm

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