login help

Warren Block wblock at wonkity.com
Sat May 22 14:05:07 PDT 2004

On Sat, 22 May 2004, Chris Svensrud wrote:

> I am running FreeBSD 4.9 and am having trouble with root login password. I
> have tried to reset the password using boot as single user:
> # mount -u /
> # mount -a
> # passwd
> # exit
> when I try to login I still get a problem when using root. I can login as
> another user, but not root.

You did not include a description of the problem or an error message.

> >From what I have seen it appers that the problem stems from the smb.conf file.

What problem?  The procedure shown above does not affect smb.conf.
Maybe you are looking for smbpasswd, but it's difficult to say without
any details.

-Warren Block * Rapid City, South Dakota USA

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