How To Change the root Password on MacOS High Sierra

Author: , November 28th, 2017

Launch System Preferences Select Users & Groups Select Login Options Select Join next to Network Account Server Select Open Directory Utility Click the lock and enter your password to make changes In the menu bar of Directory Utility, select Change Root Password Create a strong, unique password

How To Reset the MySQL root Password

Author: , December 31st, 2013

update mysql.user set password=PASSWORD(‘Your New Password Here’) where user=’root’;

How To Reload sysctl.conf in Ubuntu

Author: , October 7th, 2013

sysctl -p /etc/sysctl.conf

How To Change The Root Password In MySQL

Author: , October 26th, 2011

Using mysqladmin on the command line If you have never set a root password for MySQL server, the server does not require a password at all for connecting as root. 1 2 $ mysql -u root mysql> $ mysql -u root mysql> To set the root password for the first time, use mysqladmin: 1 $ […]

How To Open A Root Finder Window In MacOSX Snow Leopard

Author: , August 14th, 2011

In the Terminal application, type the following: sudo /System/Library/CoreServices/Finder.app/Contents/MacOS/Finder Then, click on an empty spot on your desktop – NOT in an existing Finder window. Now, type Command-N or select New Finder Window from the File menu. To end your root Finder session, type ^C in the Terminal window. Notes: You won’t be able to […]

How To Get root Access To An AWS Instance At Launch

Author: , August 3rd, 2011

First use SSH to login as the ec2-user: 1 2 3 ssh -i AWSKeyPair.pem ec2-user@{NewHostName} % sudo su – # ssh -i AWSKeyPair.pem ec2-user@{NewHostName} % sudo su – # erics@zeus:/Users/erics # ssh -i foo.pem ec2-user@thehost.foo Last login: Tue Nov 19 20:28:19 2013 from foo.bar __| __|_ ) _| ( / Amazon Linux AMI ___|\___|___| https://aws.amazon.com/amazon-linux-ami/2013.09-release-notes/ […]

How To Activate the Root User in MacOSX Leopard 10.5.x

Author: , September 8th, 2010

In Terminal, execute the following: