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i have a user named "sybase" in my aix box ?
i need a script to be run every minute which will always make the password of the user "sybase" to be set as : dbadmin
even if root user changes the password of the user, the script should run via cron and again set the password of the user sybase... (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: newtoaixos
In AIX 5.3 tech level 11:
I want to setup a default password policy to have at least one
of each of the following: alpha character, numeric character, and "special"
character ("!", "&", etc).
The smitty Security and Users --> Passwords --> System Password
Policy screen only offers "MIN... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: kikwit_phil
I have assignment to create script to compress file as .ZIP with password.
I don't know the command line in AIX. It's very new for me.
I'm try to use zip or tar but I don't have any option for encrypt with password.
Please kindly suggest me.
Thank you very much.
Multidev (7 Replies)
Discussion started by: multidev
Hi guys.... I found in basement one functional ThinkPad Power Series 850 from my father, unfortunately he is forgotten username and password for operating system (AIX 4.14) :wall:.
if anyone has any idea how to get in? (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: Alfons_x
My server is an AIX server. Whenever a new user is created through smitty,
the first time he logs in, he has to change his password.
But i want to disable it and to enable the password expiry to a month. (i.e) after every month, he has to change his password.
Any help in this matter... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: mac4rfree
I'm trying to change a password for root on an AIX 5.2 machine. Oslevel -r shows 5200-10 for this machine. Here's what happens:
/ # whoami
/ # passwd
Please type a new password:
Please re-enter the new password:
Changing UNIX password...
601 - Can't access the password... (7 Replies)
Discussion started by: need2bageek
I want to create a user on AIX box. The only problem I have is I want to set it a password and the user doesn't have to change the password at his initial login. Is there any flag to do that. Any help would be appreciated. (6 Replies)
Discussion started by: bandaru
I know how to ssh without password from AIX to AIX, however, how to do it from Windows to AIX? (6 Replies)
Discussion started by: rainbow_bean
I am into production support and handling some of the AIX servers. We are planning to have a user id on a AIX system with non-expired password. Now the question is that if I have a non expired password then I cannot do a interactive login to AIX machine ( i:e cannot do Telnet ,SSH etc)... (0 Replies)
Discussion started by: siddhhuu
I am working on AIX flavor of Unix and was trying to run a script to obtain default settings of user passwords. The script uses the command to obtain default valid user attributes for:
for some reason, the message says-
cat: cannot open /etc/security/user... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: eysheikah