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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 have a requirement where I have to SFTP or SCP a file in a batch script. Unfortunately, the destination server setup is such that it doesn't allow for shell command line login. So, I am not able to set up SSH keys. My source server is having issues with Expect. So, unable to use... (5 Replies)
Discussion started by: ss112233
3. Shell Programming and Scripting
I am trying to transfer a file from one server to a remote server using SFTP. Client is not ready for key setup.
I am working on Solaris 10.
Here is the code.
# sample automatic Sftp script to dump a file
sftp $USER@$HOST... (6 Replies)
Discussion started by: megha2525
4. Shell Programming and Scripting
I want to give my long scripts to customer. The customer must not be able to read the scripts even if he has the password. The following command locks and unlocks the script but the set +x is simply ignored.
read -p 'Script: ' S && C=$S.crypt H='eval "$((dd if=$0 bs=1 skip=//|gpg... (7 Replies)
Discussion started by: frad
5. Shell Programming and Scripting
I have an issue to use the passwd in my script.
in the script, I need log into the ftp server and get file.
I put the user name and password in my script, but each time when I run the script, it still ask the password.
I am wondering, is there any way I can put the password... (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: ken6503
6. UNIX for Advanced & Expert Users
I do a very simple monitoring of our OpenLDAP (runs in cronjob and generate alerts if unsuccessfull)
$ ldapsearch -h hostname.domain -D "cn=monitor_user,ou=People,dc=organisation" -w "password" -b "dc=organisation" -x "(&(cn=monitor_user)(ou=People))" dn | grep -v version
dn:... (4 Replies)
Discussion started by: slashdotweenie
7. 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
8. Shell Programming and Scripting
Can someone look at the below code and let me know what's wrong with it. I keep getting syntax error on line 24 in the script. This is the full command from line 20-30
password = "password"#
read -s -p "Enter password:" pw
echo " "
echo " Correct password... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: bbbngowc
9. 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
10. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
Is there a simple way to do a script for password changes? I need to let our help desk folks (for example) change user passwords. Currently, I have set them up with root privileges for doing this. I know this is not a good way, but what are my other choices? I was thinking of a script where... (8 Replies)
Discussion started by: Latha Nair