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Old 06-21-2006, 07:48 AM   #1
tariq_ned
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Hi
How can I set password aging on the user using command line.

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Old 06-21-2006, 10:23 AM   #2
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Hi,

Use passwd with (one of) the following options: -x, -n, -w, -i.

See man passwd for details.

Hope this helps.
 
  


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