I was editing the passwd file with vipw, when I briefly lost internet connectivity. When I logged back in and tried to edit again I get the error: vipw: Couldn't lock file: Interrupted system call ...
I am looking for changing my centos password by using passwd with encryption. echo "Password1" | passwd --stdin username But if I'm using with above method, user will see what my password is. Does ...
The passwords on one of my CentOS boxes is no longer accepted by ssh or su for the user clipuser but that same password is accepted by passwd (after su'ing from root to the user). /var/log/secure ...
I am using Amazon's AWS insances running CentOS. I was trying to create a user with SUDO privilege and then disable the Root login to secure the systems. I have already done the required to bring this ...