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Discussion in 'General Discussion' started by popeye, Mar 9, 2014.

  1. popeye

    popeye Well-Known Member

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    Hi,

    I have a server with Solusvm on and need to change root password, can this be done from command line ?

    Or will i need to KVM into the system to change it.
     
  2. dalem

    dalem Well-Known Member
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    use the passwd command

    #passwd
     
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    popeye Well-Known Member

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    Thanks now that was easy
     
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    You can also change the root password via:

    "WHM Home » Server Configuration » Change Root Password"

    Thank you.
     
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