Difference between revisions of "Account Management"
From LUDD - Luleå Academic Computer Society
(Created page with "This page explains how to manage the basics of your account ==Changing your password== Change your password by logging into '''mother''' and issuing the following command: :pa...")
Revision as of 04:39, 20 November 2011
This page explains how to manage the basics of your account
Changing your password
Change your password by logging into mother and issuing the following command:
- passwd -r nis
You will be prompted for your old password, and asked to confirm your new one.
Changing your shell
On mother, run:
- passwd -r nis -e
You need to verify with your password, and then enter the full path to your new shell. Valid shells are listed in /etc/shells