How to reset password so I can upgrade ubuntu software

Asked by brent matches on 2017-05-26

Yes please I would like to know how to change the password so I can have updates of ubuntu installed automatically
thank you for help

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2017-05-26
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2017-05-27
Bashing-om (bashing-om) said : #1

brent matches l Hello;

" so I can have updates of ubuntu installed automatically" is a function of unattended-upgrades ,
see:
https://ubuntuforums.org/showthread.php?t=2343732
https://ubuntuforums.org/showthread.php?t=2339387
to understand how to set this up.

-hope this helps-

You can change your password with:

passwd

in a terminal

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