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[EnGarde] Re: HELP accidentally deleted root! HELP

From: Chris James <chris.james_at_nospam>
Date: Mon Jul 01 2002 - 19:40:32 GMT
To: <engarde-users@engardelinux.org>

Just a bit more info:

  1. This box is colocated away from me - I can't reboot in to single mode.
  2. I have a full system backup taken yesterday. I cannot read it from the command prompt but the WEBTOOL can. Should I restore it?

Thanks

Chris.

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> To: engarde-users@engardelinux.org
> Subject: [EnGarde] HELP accidentally deleted root! HELP
>
>
>
> Help!
>
> I accidently deleted "root" user. How do I restore this user and make sure
> everything works properly??
>
> This is a live system - i've done a bit of linux admining but i've never
> deleted root before - i'd rather some guru gave me some hints before I try
> and fix it myself!
>
> Cheers,
> Chris.
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