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Forcing user to re-set the password after the first login (SLES11)

Login to the Linux Server as root or super users

lxtest01:~ # passwd testuser
lxtest01:~ # usermod -L testuser
lxtest01:~ # chage -d 0 testuser

Open another terminal screen and try to login with the login name and old password

The Linux now will ask the user to change the password after the old password has been entered correctly.


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