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NAMEchpasswd - update passwords in batch mode
- chpasswd [options]
The supplied passwords must be in clear-text.
PAM is used to update the password in the system database according to the PAM chpasswd configuration.
When chpasswd fails to update a password, it continues updating the passwords of the next users, and will return an error code on exit.
The options which apply to the chpasswd command are:
- Report encrypted passwords to stdout instead of updating password file.
- Display help message and exit.
- PAM configuration for chpasswd.
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Time: 15:28:01 GMT, June 11, 2010