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Old 06-18-2012, 09:09 AM   #43
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Quote:
Originally Posted by NiLuJe View Post
K4 updates tend to do something funny with the shadow passwords, either resetting it from the one in diags or vice versa, can't ever remember which partition is what...

Code:
eval unset _dpinit && if mount | grep -q mmcblk0p2 ; then umount /dev/mmcblk0p2 ; fi && mkdir -p .b1 && mount -t ext3 /dev/mmcblk0p2 .b1 && cp /etc/shadow .b1/etc/shadow && sync && umount .b1 && rmdir .b1
Two points:
  • Obviously written in or by a WinCE shop.
  • It updates "main" with the current copy of "diags" passwords.
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