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1. UNIX for Beginners Questions & Answers
I have been searching the web for the answer to this question but without joy.
Hopefully, someone here can point me in the right direction...
We have a number of application OS accounts which require to be set with password non-expiry via the chage command, such as for example...
chage -M 0... (7 Replies)
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2. UNIX for Beginners Questions & Answers
Installed Solaris 11.3 Gnome Desktop
It wouldn't let me log on at lock screen after first reboot.
It finally relented and let me in after about 20 logon failures.
How do I reset password now that I am in? (10 Replies)
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3. OS X (Apple)
So my dad bought an iMac from my mom, but she does not know the admin password anymore. I read on the apple forums that I should look here for help on resetting the password. The iMac runs OSX 10.6.3. I would really appreciate any help. Thanks (3 Replies)
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User has a password set.
It needs to be a blank password (no password).
enter user name
at change password and confirm password, just press ENTER
Afterwards, I could not log on with blank password or with original password.
How can I change the password to a... (2 Replies)
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5. UNIX for Advanced & Expert Users
Can anyone tell me if it is possible to have cron change your password every month from an encrypted list of passwords?I have several servers I hardly ever go near but when I do the password has always expired and it takes a long time to get the administrators to reset it for me. I was thinking... (4 Replies)
Discussion started by: steadyonabix
I have several solaris boxes running Solaris 8. When changing root passwords on them, all will simply ask for the new root password to change and of course to re-type the new password. One of the systems however asks for the existing root password before it will display the new password... (8 Replies)
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7. Shell Programming and Scripting
Hi all, Please suggest
I want to write a scritp which will send a email to my mail address before the time duration of the password reset,
Should write mail stating that your password will expire in so and so days""
Ann. (2 Replies)
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8. Shell Programming and Scripting
I am new to scripting now i want to change the root password using the script with standard password.
which is the easy scripting to learn for the beginner, Thanks in advance. (2 Replies)
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9. Post Here to Contact Site Administrators and Moderators
I forgot the login password and am accessing the forum page through save form password credentials.
Could you please reset my password ?
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10. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
I'm tasked to change a user's password on multiple Linux systems (RH v3). I though copying the encrypted password from one Linux /etc/shadow file to another would work but I was wrong.
The long term solution is to establish an openLDAP Directory service, but for now I'm stuck with a manual... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: benq70