I've just installed CentOS 7 and booted for the first time. I'm greeted with the prompt:

CentOS Linux 7 (Core)
Kernel 3.10.0-229.el7._x86-64 on an x86_64

ubuntu login:

The login password for "root" I specified during installation doesn't work. I didn't add any other users.


ubuntu seems to be your hostname, you should be able to login by typing first the user name of the user you want to use to login , and then the password

Once you login, you should change your hostname and choose one more outstanding

Your Answer

By clicking “Post Your Answer”, you agree to our terms of service, privacy policy and cookie policy

Not the answer you're looking for? Browse other questions tagged or ask your own question.