Resetting the password of a user
If you use the IBM® InfoSphere® Information Server internal user registry, you can use this command to set or reset the credentials of a user. This command should only be used for troubleshooting or recovery, or if it is specified in other procedures in the documentation.
DirectoryAdmin.bat -user -userid username -password password
DirectoryAdmin.sh -user -userid username -password password
ParametersThe following options are available for the DirectoryAdmin command.
- The command line option that specifies that this task is to work with users.
- -userid username
- Specifies the name of the user whose password needs to be reset.
- -password password
- Specifies the user password that you want to set. You can provide the password as plain text or as a string that has been encrypted with the encrypt command.