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1. UNIX for Beginners Questions & Answers
We have two LDAP servers. Whenever we get a ticket to reset the password, we login to LDAP primary server and reset the password. For below example, I logged into primary LDAP server and resetting password to john to Welcome123#
We are giving this work to tier-1 team, so that they can reset... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: ron323232
I want to change the root password on an AIX box. What is the best method to do this so i do not get myself locked out. When I do i search the results come up for resetting the password if you are locked out.
Thanks (5 Replies)
Discussion started by: fierfek
3. Shell Programming and Scripting
i want to change user to "root" from another user while running a script. how can i automatically feed the password? for example, i want to write a script say "script.sh"... it will first run the command "p" as mhmn user, and then it will change the user to "root" by using "su - root" command. at... (1 Reply)
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4. UNIX for Advanced & Expert Users
I hope that I am posting in the right section here, please advise if I posted wrong.
I currently try to change passwords in our Active Directory Envoirenment via LDAP on Linux since the users in question do not have access to a windows-machine and we want to keep it that way. ... (0 Replies)
Discussion started by: henryford
5. UNIX and Linux Applications
I am not that familiar with LDAP advanced contents. But since it is a popular secure tool for authentication, I preferred to user RedHat LDAP. The organization has 5 organizational units. There are 3 client servers and I want to limit each client to access different users.
So, I... (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: royalliege
6. UNIX for Advanced & Expert Users
How to change the ldap root password.
I have generated the password by using "slappasswd " command, but In my root machine "/etc/ldap/sldap.d" file is not there. instead of the file sldap.d directory only is there. please help me...? (0 Replies)
Discussion started by: ungalnanban
7. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
I have a Solaris 10 machine that I didn't know the root password to so I went into single user mode and removed the password from the shadow file and rebooted and I am able to login with no password now.
But my problem is that when I try to change the root password from no password to something... (0 Replies)
Discussion started by: darkone_d1_2000
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
I have two unix system A and B with same configuration.
I can use remsh from A system login to B system as root, but when I want to change the root password of B system, it ask me the old password, but i forgot it.
However, is it possible to change the B system root password? :(
Thanks a lot (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: zetadhell