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gibber
December 31st, 2010, 06:44 PM
But I have no idea what my authentication password is?
What should it be?

Verbeck
December 31st, 2010, 06:45 PM
the one you entered when you installed ubuntu

oldsoundguy
December 31st, 2010, 06:47 PM
But I have no idea what my authentication password is?
What should it be?

authenticate = your regular user password.

It is just that layer that is used to keep single/double click and it installs crud at bay.

gibber
December 31st, 2010, 06:48 PM
Thanks!

hakermania
December 31st, 2010, 06:54 PM
Please mark the thread as Solved.