Explain the NeXTStation "dim monitor" problem, etc...

From: Dave McGuire <mcguire_at_neurotica.com>
Date: Tue Apr 16 11:20:03 2002

On April 16, Christopher Smith wrote:
> Next, can anyone tell me why, after booting into single user mode,
> and changing the root password with 'nu -m' I might still be
> refused a login next time I boot?
> A) It's getting another password from somewhere and overwriting the
> one I put in? (I hope not.. :)

  It's been many years since I ran NeXTSTEP, so this might be
useless...but does "nu" modify the netinfo database? If not, well,
that might be the problem.


Dave McGuire                                 "Mmmm.  Big."
St. Petersburg, FL                                -Den
Received on Tue Apr 16 2002 - 11:20:03 BST

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