[Buildroot] [RFC] Slides "Using Buildroot for real projects"

Thomas Petazzoni thomas.petazzoni at free-electrons.com
Fri Oct 21 15:34:35 UTC 2011

Le Fri, 21 Oct 2011 16:24:03 +0200,
Yegor Yefremov <yegorslists at googlemail.com> a écrit :

> What is root password: 'root', 'linux' or something else? I tried
> both, but failed. I mean, if someone tries to copy this line, he won't
> be able to login.

Ah, my mistake, I copy pasted the hashed password from a project, and
the password is not 'root'. I've fixed that in the slides, will be part
of the next version I'll upload.

> Perhaps some howto about how to generate own root password and put it
> in the script could be also useful. On the other hand it could be
> included in the main documentation later.

Just use mkpasswd from the whois package in Debian/Ubuntu distributions.

Thomas Petazzoni, Free Electrons
Kernel, drivers, real-time and embedded Linux
development, consulting, training and support.

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