Lost Admin Password for Solaris
Posted on 2011-03-22
I am not sure which version of Solaris I am running but it also has Sun Java 7.0 loaded onto it. I can log into the console with my root logon and password but I loaded Putty on my Windows workstation and it won't take my root logon and password. I enter root and enter the password and it refuses it. I wonder if there is another logon and password I should be using?
This server was given to me so I am trying to figure it out without having to reload it. So, I am curious why my root logon and password will not work when I try to use Putty, I am not sure of the admin url so that I can administor the server via http.
Do you have an idea what I need to do in order to use Putty, and if there is another logon and password I need to use then how can I figure out what may have already been configured?