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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
Is there a way to ask the solaris user to change passwordo n the first login. I am looking at how to do this for every single new user. (5 Replies)
Discussion started by: alvinoo
3. UNIX for Advanced & Expert Users
I have an SFTP server where there are user id's created for vendors and given only SFTP access for them (eg: given below)
They cannot login to the server via SSH and can only do an SFTP. These users are set up as jailed... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: nathsaba
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
Any body knows how to prompt user to change password on first login in a Solaris NIS client.
HG (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: Hari_Ganesh
I have a few Sol 5.9 servers and i have enabled password less authentication between them for my user ID. Often i have found that when my password has expired,the login fails.
Resetting my password reenables the keys.
Do i need to do something to avoid this scenario or is this... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: Renjesh
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
8. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
I want to change login failure message, "login incorrect"
deny user login for user id tom
sudo passwd -l tom
type username and type password on login prompt
and then it will display login failure message "login incorrect"
login incorrect... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: lifegeek
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