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Old 26th January 2012, 05:51 PM
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User password change

Hello,

I have a user on my FC box of "rpmbuild" and I do not remember the password. When I want to work as this user, from root, I simply su to rpmbuild and do what i need to do. However, I have another person who I do not want to have root credentials, but I want instead for her to log in as rpmbuild - seeing as I do not know the password, how do I reset it for rpmbuild, using the CLI?

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Old 26th January 2012, 05:58 PM
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Re: User password change

As root do this:
Code:
passwd rpmbuild
That will let you set the password.
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Old 26th January 2012, 06:07 PM
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Re: User password change

That was it, thank you!
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