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  1. #1
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    Apr 2007

    User password expires automatically

    Hi all,

    We have got FTP server running RHEL AS 4, vsftpd-2.0.1-5.EL4.3.

    All the users passwords gets expired after few days.. (Users are created using adduser command) Do anybody know where is the setting to change this default policy of password expiry....

    Thanks in advance!!!

  2. #2
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    Schotty's Avatar
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    Jul 2001
    Milwaukee, WI
    man useradd

    useradd -De {expiration}

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    change password aging to never expire

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