rich at aphroneo.net
Wed Feb 13 17:14:19 UTC 2008
Derek Broughton wrote:
> It _should_ be possible to reboot into single-user mode, but since ben can't
> sudo, I'm not even sure that would work.
If he hasn't set a root password, booting into single user (recovery
mode) will allow him root access. If he has a root password and has
forgotten it, adding init=/bin/sh to the grub kernel line will bypass
the password. At this point you can fix the root password and sudo.
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