forgotten password

Franz Waldmüller waldbauernbub at
Wed Jun 3 08:07:38 UTC 2009

Stewart Sutton schrieb:
> Hey there free bees, Ive done the classic one . Got my Ubuntu installed and
> forget the password!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! I have 75 updates to download, and cannot
> do so because you must know your
> PASSWORD!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! Catch
> 22! Is there anyone out there who can help without asking for payment!
You lost your password and cannot install updates. You could use the 
meantime try to find out how to post on a mailing list. This should be 
way easier than to find out the password.

You should disable the setting "auto login" Then you won't forget your 


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