password reset

curtis schell curtis.schell at gmail.com
Fri Nov 20 23:12:33 GMT 2009


Thanks guys for all the help. I'm in.

On Fri, Nov 20, 2009 at 5:18 PM, John Abbott <fewclues at gmail.com> wrote:

>  Curtis,
>
>     Because you have gone through all the grub commands I know you are
> sharper than I.  But have you tired entering your password with the caps
> lock on?
>
>
> On Fri, 2009-11-20 at 16:45 -0500, curtis schell wrote:
>
> I'm trying to reset my password. I hit esc at grub, I chose my boot kernel
> and hit "e", I choose my kernel option and hit "e", I remove “ro quiet
> splash” and type rw init=/bin/bash and hit "enter", I the press "b" at root
> I type passwd <username> (username being my user name) and it says my
> username is not reconized. Help!!!
> anyone have any suggestions?
>
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