What is the default admin password for LMDE?

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yskywalker
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What is the default admin password for LMDE?

Postby yskywalker » Thu Jul 05, 2012 9:16 pm

What is the default admin password for LMDE? I have explained in detail why I need this in the Installation & Boot forums, so I don't need to reiterate it here.

Thanks in advance.
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Re: What is the default admin password for LMDE?

Postby titetanium » Fri Jul 06, 2012 10:14 am

Hi,

There isn't a root password on the live cd or live usb. Normally, I just work around such issues by opening a terminal and typing the following:

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sudo su
passwd root
(enter passwd)
(enter passwd again to verify)
exit
exit

Done. Run installer and use the newly created root passwd to get the installer to run.


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