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    prob while changing grub

    Hello, I am in root account.I opened terminal and typed vi /boot/grub/grub.conf then I got the file in terminal opened.In the top there password ****** so I want to change that to some thing else.I removed it and typed another password.I saved it.I rebooted my system I booted and typed linux single it si not asking for any password it is just booting linux..... I have redhat 9 version of linux.I typed single and it is not working...Plzzzzzzzz help me....

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    Nov 2001

    Re:prob while changing grub

    Hi, welcome to the forums.

    I think you might be able to solve this by looking at this document. It tells how to encrypt the password and lock the boot options so that grub is forced to ask for a pass...

    Click Here.

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