Lost password

Bob Nielsen nielsen at oz.net
Sun Jan 15 02:38:53 UTC 2006

On Jan 14, 2006, at 5:10 PM, Douglas Alves wrote:

> No doubt this has been discussed before, so please excuse my asking
> Having forgotten the password to my home ubuntu desktop, what options
> would I have to recover my system?

Boot with a live CD, mount the / partition and edit /etc/passwd,  
changing your entry 

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