Help with webmin :(

Eamonn Sullivan eamonn.sullivan at
Sat Mar 5 13:19:52 UTC 2005

On Sun, 06 Mar 2005 00:03:21 +1100, Adam Membrey
<membreya at> wrote:
> I'm trying to get webmin up and running and I can't even get beyond the
> logon screen.  It keeps returning that my password is incorrect.

By default, the root account is locked on Ubuntu. You need to unlock it. 

$ sudo passwd root

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