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  1. MannDude

    Lost your MySQL root password? Here is how to reset it via SSH.

    I recently needed the MySQL root password on a server of mine to complete a task but had misplaced it and was unable to locate it. Thinking that I had seriously goofed up I was worried. Luckily, resetting the password was surprisingly simple. All you will need is root access to your VM and...
  2. wlanboy

    Generate one time passwords for scp only accounts

    I wanted to generate some one time passwords to allow a friend to login 10 times via scp to download some stuff. Sounds strange but I wanted to ensure that he is not using the account for anything else. So there are two things todo: Generate one time passwords Lock a user to scp only Let's...
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