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1. Forum Support Area for Unregistered Users & Account Problems
I was unable to login and so used the "Forgotten Password' process. I was sent a NEWLY-PROVIDED password and a link through which my password could be changed. The NEWLY-PROVIDED password allowed me to login.
Following the provided link I attempted to update my password to one of my own... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: Rich Marton
2. Shell Programming and Scripting
I am trying to transfer a file from one server to a remote server using SFTP. Client is not ready for key setup.
I am working on Solaris 10.
Here is the code.
# sample automatic Sftp script to dump a file
sftp $USER@$HOST... (6 Replies)
Discussion started by: megha2525
3. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
We send *.csv with sensitive data to our customers. Our customers open those files with Excel.
A new requirement is that we password protect those CSV files.
I thought to pack them with ZIP and assign a password to the archive.
But Solaris 10 can't encrypt ZIP files.
$ zip -P... (12 Replies)
Discussion started by: slashdotweenie
4. Shell Programming and Scripting
I came across the following script for encrypting the password in this forum
typeset backspace=$(echo \\b\\c)
typeset enter=$(echo \\r\\c)
typeset savesetting=$(stty -g)
... (9 Replies)
Discussion started by: dbashyam
5. OS X (Apple)
When i try to install some software OSX asks for a password but i don't use a password at all. Somebody knows a answer please???
asta (4 Replies)
Discussion started by: astapopulos
I have a few Sol 5.9 servers and i have enabled password less authentication between them for my user ID. Often i have found that when my password has expired,the login fails.
Resetting my password reenables the keys.
Do i need to do something to avoid this scenario or is this... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: Renjesh
7. 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)
Discussion started by: kurva
8. UNIX for Advanced & Expert Users
I m using linux pam library for user and its password authentication.
I m creating new user and giving its password.I m giving password of 10 characters.now when I login in as that newly created user its ask me
$ su - ram
You are required to change your password immediately... (12 Replies)
Discussion started by: amitpansuria
9. 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