*nix Documentation Project
·  Home
 +   man pages
·  Linux HOWTOs
·  FreeBSD Tips
·  *niX Forums

  man pages->OpenBSD man pages -> login_chpass (8)              



NAME    [Toc]    [Back]

     login_chpass - change password authentication type

SYNOPSIS    [Toc]    [Back]

     login_chpass [-s service] user [class]

DESCRIPTION    [Toc]    [Back]

     The login_chpass utility is typically called from  login(1).
It is functionally
  the  same as calling the program: ``passwd user''.
This will use
     the login_lchpass(8) utility  to  change  the  user's  local

     Only  the  login  service  is supported.  See login.conf(5).
The class argument
 is not used.

SEE ALSO    [Toc]    [Back]

     login(1), passwd(1), login.conf(5), login_lchpass(8)

OpenBSD     3.6                          August      1,      1996
[ Back ]
 Similar pages
Name OS Title
login_lchpass OpenBSD change local password authentication type
login_passwd OpenBSD provide standard password authentication type
login_krb5-or-pwd OpenBSD provide KerberosV or password authentication type
skeyinit OpenBSD change password or add user to S/Key authentication system
opiepasswd FreeBSD Change or set a user's password for the OPIE authentication system.
passwd IRIX change login password and password attributes
smbpasswd.8 IRIX change a user's SMB password
passwd Linux change user password
yppasswd IRIX change NIS login password
yppasswd Linux change your password in the NIS database
Copyright © 2004-2005 DeniX Solutions SRL
newsletter delivery service