I've had a few problems installing v7 (7.2 & 7.3) onto a VM where I couldn't login with root to the console (not via SSH which is disabled) Edit: actually it seems that in v7.3 SSH for root is permitted by default. I didn't think it wasn't based on other posts but just tried it and no problem.
I tried various combinations:
last 8 digits of the mac address for:
none of these worked however I did get in so I thought I would post the solution as I have seen on the boards other's have had the same problem but started again.
The root password is:
Hope this helps someone!
Message was edited by: itsec on 02/11/12 11:01:09 CDT