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1. Homework & Coursework Questions
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1. The problem statement, all variables and given/known data:
Write a script called user.sh that parses the name and password of given in a file (user.txt) and creates the user... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: Nygenesis
I want to add a user like below in Linux. Please assist
Below is the information from /etc/passwd file
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Not sure why there is X in shadow file (6 Replies)
Discussion started by: prash358
In our organization 100 user is existing. Now i want to change password for 100 user in linux server. Pls help to write script for changing password.
Taifur (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: taifurakhand
4. Shell Programming and Scripting
I had tried to executes this script to change the user password through script:
No lines in buffer
cat /etc/passwd | grep -v userid >> /tmp/pass.tmp1
cat /etc/passwd | grep userid >> /tmp/pass.tmp2
PASS1=`cat /tmp/pass.tmp2 | cut -d ":" -f2`
sed... (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: indrajit_renu
5. Shell Programming and Scripting
I am trying to create a shell script that will:
check if a specific user already exists
if not, create a specific group and create the user in that group
assign a password to that user, where the password is passed in as a parameter to the script
The problem that I need help with is 3 on... (4 Replies)
Discussion started by: killuane
6. Shell Programming and Scripting
passwd <username> < /var/adm/passwd.txt
when I run this from the script, it comes with:
It is not able to pick from the location /var/adm/passwd.txt.
thanks in advance. (6 Replies)
Discussion started by: solaix14
I'm looking for a script to auto-generate a password for users that forget their password.
Currently, we are using a perl script (with cgi-bin) where users update their password, but would like to add to this and make it so that the users can also request a password reset and a... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: em23
8. Shell Programming and Scripting
Is there anyway that I can reset user's password using a script/ssh command?
ie. emulate passwd command with a default password of abc123 or even null value?
> ssh server1 pwdadm user1 < /dev/null
> ssh server1 passwd user1 < /dev/null
neither worked for me.. but you know what I... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: pdtak
i need help in scripting..
i have 30 users like below
I want to reset all users password start with eda01 until eda30 to default password 1234
how do i do this using script,
i dunt want system prompt me for password..
i am... (5 Replies)
Discussion started by: mani_um
10. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
hello i have some probelm in the Unix Sun system ....so anyone can u help me how to sovle the problem :
1.how to add the user name and password.
2.list out the command..
Thank You (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: alan thui