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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
User has a password set.
It needs to be a blank password (no password).
enter user name
at change password and confirm password, just press ENTER
Afterwards, I could not log on with blank password or with original password.
How can I change the password to a... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: landog
How can i make linux's ssh ask a new password when the user's password is expired?
I have some linux servers with this feature working, but other aren't.
I've already tried to use chage -D 0 and other arguments, but it's not working as I expected. (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: alfastar
4. Shell Programming and Scripting
How can I reset the password for the root on every month that needs to send an email after the password change Via shell script. (5 Replies)
Discussion started by: gsiva
I've come across this question during interview as Sys Adm.
"How you reset lost root/superuser password on x86 system running solaris (8/9/10) which remotely located. (Not locally in front of you)"
As much as I know, you must be physically in front of the server to reset the lost... (4 Replies)
Discussion started by: shahru
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
7. Shell Programming and Scripting
I am new to scripting now i want to change the root password using the script with standard password.
which is the easy scripting to learn for the beginner, Thanks in advance. (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: kurva
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Indrajit (6 Replies)
Discussion started by: ipzig
9. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
I'm tasked to change a user's password on multiple Linux systems (RH v3). I though copying the encrypted password from one Linux /etc/shadow file to another would work but I was wrong.
The long term solution is to establish an openLDAP Directory service, but for now I'm stuck with a manual... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: benq70