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  1. #1

    Change user password via bash script

    Hi All

    I'm trying to change a user's password via a bash script I found this solution on another forum but it doesn't work does anyone have any other solutions?

    The error I get with the following is unrecognized option '--stdin'

    passwd can use the --stdin flag
    passwd --stdin <user> <password>
    note: only root can do this, but for any user

  2. #2
    Sorry guys sorted it. Found a solution

    echo username : password | chpasswd

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