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So i instaleld it, it said istalling has finnished reboot computer. then it goes to a Darkstar login: password: I didnt set up an account yet so i do not ...
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    Just installed Slackware 13 on wifes laptop but cant login


    So i instaleld it, it said istalling has finnished reboot computer.

    then it goes to a Darkstar login:
    password:

    I didnt set up an account yet so i do not know what to type in. i did set a root password so tried root as user name and my password that i set and did not work. any ideas?

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    boot a live cd. ( Download ANY liveCD. )
    mount your hd ( mkdir /mnt/slk/ ; mount /dev/sd? /mnt/slk )
    chroot into that system. ( cd /mnt/slk ; chroot $PWD /bin/bash )
    Create a user. ( adduser )
    Reboot =) ( reboot )

    Hope that helps.
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