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Old 04-21-2003, 09:11 AM   #1
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changing the password of a user


If I am a root user, and one of my users forgets his password, how can i rest his password, if he tells me his login name or something like that.
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Thanks a lot
Old 04-21-2003, 09:28 AM   #2
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passwd username
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Or you can use nice graphical tools provided in distros if you use the GUI.


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