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hey all Im have a problem with the install of redhat 9.0 I can install fine but after the install when I attempt to log into the desktop I recieve ...
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    redhat 9.0


    hey all Im have a problem with the install of redhat 9.0 I can install fine but after the install when I attempt to log into the desktop I recieve a messege saying incorrect username or password. When finishing the install I recieve an error messege saying that there was some trouble seting the user account but I continue anyways cause it says that I need a user account other thatn root /. I how can I fix this.

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    log in as root and then look in system settings and users and groups - you can create a user there and delete the other one if it is corrupt or you can change the password to something different

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    ok well Im new to lunix so how do I log in as root I dont see anything that is like root or the equivalent to an administrator

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    for username type: root
    password: your root password

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    yes, at login, type root. then enter password

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    Hopefully you remember what root-password you had...but otherwise no worry, we can help you fix it anyway..
    Regards

    Andutt

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