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Re: how to change password.
vishwanath kalbagilmath proclaimed:
> I get a username oldpassword and new password through
> mails and i should update them at the OS level
There are security issues with a scheme like this. Emails are notoriously
insecure. So allowing someone to send a password via email is a security
> so how should i do it ? I have a raw sloution(using
> dup with passwd command) but i want the right one.
> plz do help.
man 3 crypt
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