Root account GONE
mdz at canonical.com
Sun Nov 7 19:28:09 GMT 2004
On Sun, Nov 07, 2004 at 01:08:24PM -0500, Travis Newman wrote:
> I can't su -. I can't sudo. I can't login as root. I can't add users
> because that needs a root account. I don't remember deleting the root
> account, but it's not there anymore. Whenever I try to sudo it says
> there's no passwd file for root, and obviously I can't make that passwd
> file without root. Graaarr. Is there anything I can do or am I screwed?
How did your system get into this state?
You should be able to correct it by booting into recovery mode from the GRUB
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