Steven Elliott wrote:
> Christopher J. Pace wrote:
>> Does anyone happen to know the root password for this image? It isn't
>> root, none, slack, or anything else I could think of. Please send to me
>> personally, as I'm not subscribed to this list. Thanks to all.
> I'm not sure what it is (have not tried that one), but you should be
> able to mount the filesystem using the loop device:
> mount -o loop /tmp/slack_fs /mnt/misc
> and then edit the password file in order to blank out the password for
> cd /mnt/misc/etc
> vi passwd
You should change the password in shadow, not in the passwd...
Just change the unreadable text to nothing and the password will be blank..