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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. UNIX for Beginners Questions & Answers
I want to check how long a remote computer is running (e.g. with the command uptime or who - b)
The check should be done during login from none root user by a script which is called from .cshrc. My script works fine if I login as root but I want that everybody get the information... (5 Replies)
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3. UNIX for Beginners Questions & Answers
i do not have root on a solairs 10 server , however i do have the root role, i was wondering if I can change the root password as a a role with the passwd command? I have not tried yet.
and do i have to use the # chgkey -p afterwards?
i need to patch is why i am asking.
thanks (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: goya
4. Shell Programming and Scripting
I am trying to change the password for the user "sysservice"
Where my requirement is login to each server and exit from that and ssh to the next server.. I have enabled the password less auth for the user sysservice.
for i in `cat /home/sysservice/servers.txt`
ssh... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: gsiva
5. Shell Programming and Scripting
HI I 'm new shall script and unix. I want to create script for change password root by ssh-keygen command . I have 50 servers and I want ot login ot the servers via ssh by type ones password and can login every machines.The script ssh-keygen must ot generate key every weekly than it send new... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: pellnapook
6. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
According to security guide i came across term as
"standard root password control application "
I have no imformation over what are such applications how to implement them?
Any guidance will be appreciated.
It was also suggested to audit root login .How would i go about it? (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: pinga123
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)
Discussion started by: tferrazz
8. Shell Programming and Scripting
How can I force user to change of password by modifying the password expiry and the grace period so that the
user has at least 1 week to login and change the password...... (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: tjay83
9. Shell Programming and Scripting
I'm looking for a script to change root password for about 200 servers of both Solaris and Linux. I'm not very good at scripting, can anyone share a script if you already have one?
:) (3 Replies)
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10. Shell Programming and Scripting
I have a problem.
I need to write a shell script to change the password. The user may want to change his own password by this script.
He will have to provide the required 3 parameters i.e. old password, new password and retype new password as arguments in command line.
like,... (6 Replies)
Discussion started by: pintu_asim