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Re: how to set a passwd for a user
It shouldnt make any difference at all. (the "unused_by_nt/2000/xp" bit
should give you a clue that on windows 2k/xp/NT windows handles the
----- Original Message -----
From: "Malghan, Ravi" <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Sent: Tuesday, February 18, 2003 12:59 PM
Subject: RE: how to set a passwd for a user
> Hi Max: I do have a passwd for the user in windows. But it is not
> "unused_by_nt/2000/xp". Also this user is not a local user so I had to use
> mkpasswd -d to get the user info. Does that make any difference in the way
> should have it.
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Max Bowsher [mailto:email@example.com]
> Sent: Tuesday, February 18, 2003 7:55 AM
> To: Malghan, Ravi; firstname.lastname@example.org
> Subject: Re: how to set a passwd for a user
> Malghan, Ravi wrote:
> > Hello: I did a mkpasswd -d <My Domain Name>, grepped for my username
> > and added that line to /etc/passwd file. The passwd shows up as
> > "unused_by_nt/2000/xp". How do I set the passwd?
> In Windows.
> > rmalghan:unused_by_nt/2000/xp:11904:10513:Malghan,
> > rmalghan:/bin/bash
> > Thanks in advance
> > Ravi
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