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Manual Reference Pages  -  AUTHEN-PAAS-PASSWD (1)

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NAME



 authen-paas-passwd   Create/update password file entries



CONTENTS

SYNOPSIS



  authen-paas-passwd [OPTIONS] PASSWD-FILE USERNAME

  Options:

     --create   create password file if not existing
     --md5      force use of md5 passwords
     --sha1     force use of sha1 passwords
     --help     show this help messages



DESCRIPTION

Similar to traditional Apache htpasswd(1) command, this provides a tool for creating / updating user’s password entries in the configuration file format used by Authen::PAAS::BasicLoginModule

NB, the SHA1 password hashing is only available on a few systems, notably <B>notB> most Linux systems.

EXAMPLES



  # Update joeblogs
  $ authen-paas-passwd /etc/authen-paas-passwd.cfg joeblogs

  # Update joeblogs, creating the password file if
  # it does not already exist
  $ authen-paas-passwd --create /etc/authen-paas-passwd.cfg joeblogs

  # Update joe blogs, using md5 crypt
  $ authen-paas-passwd --md5 /etc/authen-paas-passwd.cfg joeblogs



COPYRIGHT

Daniel P. Berrange dan@berrange.com

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SEE ALSO

passwd(1), htpasswd(1), Authen::PAAS
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