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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 looking for a way to start a script and have it prompt for a password that will be used later on in the script to SSH to another host and to SFTP. I don't want the password to be hard coded. Below is my script with the actual IP's and usernames removed.
#!/usr/bin/expect -f... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: jbrass
3. Shell Programming and Scripting
I'm working with AIX 6.1
I would like to ssh to a server without entering password ( to monitor something) but there's no way to do that by authentication keys, so I need to write a script which can ssh to that server without entering password ( no need to hide passsword in the script, just an... (9 Replies)
Discussion started by: bobochacha29
4. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
Is there any way to terminate scp command when the password was not entered for some specific amount of time. (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: Girish19
5. Shell Programming and Scripting
have three big data file, however I just need to see the mentioned below one line form the all the file which has SERVER_CONNECTION Value
export... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: Nsharma3006
6. Shell Programming and Scripting
I need to retrieve thousands of lines of information from hundreds of nodes. Each node requires a passowrd in order to retrieve the information. Fortunately, the password is the same for each one of them. So I am trying to come up with a script that would allow me to include the password so I can... (0 Replies)
Discussion started by: Ernst
7. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
In the script i am passing a command from script which is called from cron. When this command is called from cron the unix prompt asks for password. Can we automatically enter the password when promted(if the password is hardcoded in script)??
Please let me know how to enter the password... (4 Replies)
Discussion started by: abhi_n123
8. Shell Programming and Scripting
I'm using rsync with the "-e ssh" option so of course it asks for a password using a prompt. Is there a way to tell a script to expect a prompt, wait for it, and give a password when it arrives?
There is a way to give rsync a password as part of its options using a file, but it only works with... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: davidstvz
9. Shell Programming and Scripting
We need to create a script which will invoke a command with diffrent parameters.
The command invoked needs the password. So how automatically we can enter password in the script to the command?
for par in `cat parfile` do
# Here is the main command... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: sourabhsharma
10. Shell Programming and Scripting
Can any body help me to write a scripting program for entering a password at run time with out user interaction. (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: kumar_d