Rashkae ubuntu at
Fri Oct 3 15:07:56 UTC 2008

Ruben Safir wrote:

> access to root gives you access to everything, but by all means, remove
> the passwords from your user user accounts as well.

All that being said, participants in this thread should really read the
web page Nils linked to in his first reply... Boot from Cd? VI? comon
sense that when you said remove entry you mean remove password?
(Someone who has to ask how to recover a password won't even know how to
recognize the password in the shadow file to begin with!)

All these fine and well intended suggestions have turned a simple
molehill with a well documented/simple solution into Mnt. Everest.

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