Reset passwordretrycount for all users

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Quick steps to reset ''passwordRetryCount'' to 0 for all users in the LDAP ''passwd'' database:
Quick steps to reset ''passwordRetryCount'' to 0 for all users in the LDAP ''passwd'' database:
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$ '''[ -f /tmp/reset_passwordretrycount.ldif ] && rm /tmp/reset_passwordretrycount.ldif'''
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$ '''ldaplist passwd | grep -v '^$' | \
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$ '''ldaplist passwd | grep -v '^$' | while read LINE ; do /bin/echo "$LINE\nchangetype: modify\nreplace: passwordretrycount\npasswordretrycount: 0\n" >> /tmp/reset_passwordretrycount.ldif ; done'''
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> while read LINE ; do \
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$ '''ldapmodify -h ''LDAP_server'' -D "cn=Directory Manager" -w ''BIND_password'' -f /tmp/reset_passwordretrycount.ldif'''
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> /bin/echo "$LINE\nchangetype: modify\nreplace: passwordretrycount\npasswordretrycount: 0\n" \
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> ; done | ldapmodify -h ''LDAP_server'' -D "cn=Directory Manager" -w ''BIND_password''

Revision as of 21:18, 13 December 2007

Quick steps to reset passwordRetryCount to 0 for all users in the LDAP passwd database:

$ ldaplist passwd | grep -v '^$' | \
> while read LINE ; do \
> /bin/echo "$LINE\nchangetype: modify\nreplace: passwordretrycount\npasswordretrycount: 0\n" \
> ; done | ldapmodify -h LDAP_server -D "cn=Directory Manager" -w BIND_password
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