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Date:      Wed, 2 Oct 1996 18:44:38 -0700 (PDT)
From:      "Jonathan M. Bresler" <jmb>
To: (Andre Champagne)
Subject:   Re: your mail
Message-ID:  <>
In-Reply-To: <> from "Andre Champagne" at Oct 2, 96 09:32:39 pm

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Andre Champagne wrote:
> Hello,
>           This might look stupid but I just installed FREEBSD 2.1 on my
> machine and it ask me a logon and password prompt.  When I installed it I
> didn't gave any logon name and didn't select any password.  Is there a way
> to override this or will I have to re-install everything.   Sorry for the
> question I'm a new user of this kind of operating system and I want to
> learn it.

	login as root the first time.  just hit return at the password
	prompt.  then create accounts for yourself and anyone else.

	use passwd to set the root password.


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