C de-Avillez hggdh2 at
Wed Jul 21 00:40:41 UTC 2010

On Tue, 20 Jul 2010 17:45:06 +0200
Loïc Grenié <loic.grenie at> wrote:

> >  A second obvious reason would be, because no-one has ever given
> > a GOOD reason to have a root password!  
>      Filesystem broken beyond fsck -a ?

But you still you do not need it:

1. you can boot in recovery mode, and will get root access;
2. you can always 'sudo -i' and work from there.

In reality, there is no need for a root password.

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