deleted password in me account

Started by rjones, June 30, 2010, 02:12:48 am

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rjones

Hi i deleted password in me account, have tried to use prefences clicked on lock and box comes said no password in me account so i click on create one put password in 2 times hit ok another box comes up with can not change password? Do i need  to delete me acount or how can i get a pw to me account. Yea a big noobie with NEXT's I need help, can't get to root account because when boots up goes to me account ,no log in box?
RoberT

Be GoOoD

aragon

You should be able to set a password by simply typing
passwd
in a shell window.

You could also try the
nu command.

rjones

Thanks aragon worked for me the passwd shell.Now i got my signin back.
RobT
RoberT

Be GoOoD

aragon

Great, good to see that it worked!