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KB-8831: changing password of orphan user with adpasswd

26 June,17 at 08:18 PM

Applies to:
All versions of Centrify DirectControl on all Linux platforms 

Can we use adpassword to change the password of an orphan user?

adpasswd should not be used to change the password of an orphan user. 

If it is used, an error will be generated as follows:

Error: Unsuccessful IPC execute: system error