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Old 10-03-2005, 11:49 PM   #1
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When I try to log into Redhat 9 it says my account has expired and to contact the administrator but I am the only user and the administrator? What do I do?
 
Old 10-04-2005, 12:47 AM   #2
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Hello,

You have to log in as ROOT and modify the password for the normal user.
Take a look at 'man passwd' and see warn/expire sections.
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