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  • Latest Post - ‏2008-05-16T14:26:57Z by orphy
apple08
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Pinned topic how to set password expiration to infinity using smit

‏2008-05-16T11:00:27Z |
dear aix guru,
how to set password to not expired in aix? is is true if i set to as per below:

expires --> Expiration time for a user account. MMDDHHMMYY, a value of 0 indicates no expiration
maxage --> Maximum number of weeks a password is valid, a value of 0 indicates unlimited

Weeks between password EXPIRATION and LOCKOUT, a value of 0

hope to hear from you. thank you
Updated on 2008-05-16T14:26:57Z at 2008-05-16T14:26:57Z by orphy
  • apple08
    apple08
    241 Posts

    Re: how to set password expiration to infinity using smit

    ‏2008-05-16T11:02:59Z  
    sorry, its -1 as per below:
    Weeks between password EXPIRATION and LOCKOUT, a value of -1
    is it true?
    hope to hear fromy you. thank you
  • orphy
    orphy
    480 Posts

    Re: how to set password expiration to infinity using smit

    ‏2008-05-16T14:26:57Z  
    • apple08
    • ‏2008-05-16T11:02:59Z
    sorry, its -1 as per below:
    Weeks between password EXPIRATION and LOCKOUT, a value of -1
    is it true?
    hope to hear fromy you. thank you
    Use smit, move down to that field and hit either F1 or Esc-1 to look at the help. It tells you what to do.
    Orphy