unable to reset login password

Bug #1016529 reported by Michael Malka on 2012-06-22
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Bug Description

everything was ok and then i decided to change login password, but forgot it, so chose safe mode at boot and entered root menu with root password which i still remember then entered ls /home to confirm username, entered passwd (and said username)
prompted me to enter new linux password(which i did) then asked to retype (which i did) then stated' authentification token manipulation error, password unchanged

Oskar Wallgren (oskar.wallgren) wrote :

This seem to be a support case and I suggest you try at the Mint forum first:
http://forums.linuxmint.com/index.php

affects: community.linuxmint.com → linuxmint
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