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What the alt to logging in as root? Ive to install samba on a Fedora PC

Posted on 2011-03-04
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root
password *******

Auth failure.
But I def know the password.
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by:farzanj
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You can use sudo if you don't know the root password.
you can issue the following command

sudo yum install ___

But for that your ID should be set up in sudo
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santoshmotwani earned 500 total points
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in case you are unable to login , you can reset password :
http://www.go2linux.org/fedora-centos-root-password-recovery

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