How do I reset the root password in fedora ? Is there any way out ? I have googled a lot but couldn't find any useful result.
the Fedora documentation gives Information on how to reset the root password.
You can also use this more general approach here with init=/bin/bash which works on about any distro.
This is from the Ubuntu documentation:
This should work,too
With sudo access:
When you at least have
Another way would be to boot from a LiveCD (or USB Stick with a live System). Then you have to mount your system partitions. At least the ones containing
Now you are virtually inside your new environment and can use
This works in debian distros, should work in Fedora I think (assuming you have sudo privs)
type and verify the new password and done.