Liontaur liontaur at
Fri Feb 12 01:14:34 UTC 2010

On Tue, Feb 9, 2010 at 11:44 AM, Chris Rees <utisoft at> wrote:

> On 9 February 2010 15:59, Mike Jeays <mike.jeays at> wrote:
> >
> > If you have physical access to the server, just reboot it in single user
> mode,
> > and change the password. You might need to forcibly power it off. It is
> all
> > covered in the handbook. If you don't have physical access,  I think you
> may
> > be out of luck...
> >
> May be out of luck? I would hope he is totally out of luck without
> physical access, if
> you get my drift!
> Hope you do have physical access Eric....
> Chris
May not be out of luck depending on if the machine has had the last couple
of years worth of updates. I'm guessing not if nobody has the root password
and the persom who had set it up in the first place has been MIA for who
knows how long.


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