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Mousa55
Super Advisor

change password to alphabetic characters only.

Hi All,

i want to change the password of my system to simple password, contain only an alphabetic characters.
but when i tray this message is appeared
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Password must contain at least two alphabetic characters and
at least one numeric or special character
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thanks and best regards
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cnb
Honored Contributor

Re: change password to alphabetic characters only.

Hmmm...

What system and version of HP-UX?
Mousa55
Super Advisor

Re: change password to alphabetic characters only.

Hi All,

my system is rp8420 and 11.11i version

thanks

Jeeshan
Honored Contributor

Re: change password to alphabetic characters only.

if your system is not in trusted then go to the auditing and security from sam and then go password format policy and change it according your requirement.
a warrior never quits
Mousa55
Super Advisor

Re: change password to alphabetic characters only.

Hi All,

my system is trusted.

thanks
Solution

Re: change password to alphabetic characters only.

This is for root? And you don't care that root has less stringent passwords than your users?

For root, you probably can use /sbin/passwd.
Mousa55
Super Advisor

Re: change password to alphabetic characters only.

Hi All,

thanks dennis and for all , my problem it is solve

i am using the /sbin/passwd and password it is changed.

thanks
Mousa55
Super Advisor

Re: change password to alphabetic characters only.

Thanks for all