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Old 09-24-2003, 12:33 PM   #1
israel
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change user pasword


hello everyone

Can someone tell me how to change my password using comand line?.

Im running redhat

Thanks a lot
 
Old 09-24-2003, 12:36 PM   #2
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the command is ::
passwd
 
Old 09-24-2003, 08:52 PM   #3
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1) if you want to change password for root use this :
passwd (enter)
type your new password
but remember this only can be done in single user mode.

2) If you want to change password for user, use this :
passwd user ( username)
type your new password.
 
  


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