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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 use STTY command to make the password invisible.
Now I need to write the password into another file pwd.txt, but in an invisible manner, something like ******. Another thing is to when I echo the content of pwd.txt I get the password I actually typed.
Thanks guys. Help me out. (5 Replies)
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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
How to create a file in UNIX which is password protected ?
Thanks and Regards,
Neeraj (5 Replies)
Discussion started by: neeraj617
5. Shell Programming and Scripting
I am writing a script where it updates a file in an unix account.
To update that file i need to be logged in as that account user.
say account name is ab01 and its password is passab01.
What i want to do is, my script should read login id and password from a parameter file and... (4 Replies)
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6. UNIX for Advanced & Expert Users
I need to convert a password protected excel file which will be in UNIX server to a comma separated file. For this I need to open the excel file in UNIX box but the UNIX box doesn't prompt for password instead it is opened in an encrypted manner.
I could manually ftp the excel file to local... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: Devivish
7. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
I am able to run the UNIX commands in a Windows box from a UNIX box through "SSH" functionality. But whenever the SSH connection is established between UNIX and Windows, password for windows box is being asked.
Is there a way to avoid asking password whenever the SSH connection is made? Can I... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: D.kalpana
We are trying to implement an Password Aging system that will force UNIX Accounts to change their passwords every 3 mons or so. This will be done my our Server Support Provider.
We want to identify UNIX IDs that connects to our server via ftp,scp,sftp and other special connection protocols. IN... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: tads98
9. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
Hi,im trying to find an example of a Unix user password file (1 Reply)
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10. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
I am new in unix. (AIX UNIX - RS 6000).
I need a unix script to be able to change a unix password
by just passing the user id and the new password.
I need this script for the reason that my unix password
should be the same on my applicatiion... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: randyth