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PASSWD(1) User Commands PASSWD(1)

passwd - manual page for passwd 1.31.1

passwd [OPTIONS] [USER]

BusyBox v1.31.1 (2020-04-30 13:38:01 EDT) multi-call binary.

Change USER's password (default: current user)

-a ALG
des,md5,sha256/512 (default bcrypt)
-d
Set password to ''
-l
Lock (disable) account
-u
Unlock (enable) account
April 2020 Fidelix 1.0