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OCI-How to reset a forgotten root password for Serial Console of Oracle Linux instance in Oracle Cloud Infrastructure (Doc ID 2489923.1)

Last updated on MAY 15, 2020

Applies to:

Oracle Cloud Infrastructure - Version N/A to N/A [Release 1.0]
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Goal

 If you can't SSH to Oracle Linux Instance and you forget the root password to access instance via Serial Console, this article provides a method to reset the root password in Oracle Linux 6 and Oracle Linux 7 instances in Oracle Cloud Infrastructure.

Solution

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