Method of changing the root user password on BWS 1600G


To change the root user password, run the sm-edit-pass command.

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LCT user password changing on BWS 1600G
The password of the LCT user can be changed only after the LCT user successfully logs in to the LCT NMS.

Whether the password of the LCT user on BWS 1600G devices can be changed
Question: When a user logs in to an NE using the T2000 LCT, can the user change the default password of the LCT NE? Analysis: None Answer: A common user with sufficient permissions can change the password of specified users in the common NMS, Web LCT, and command line interface. Default users such as szhw, root, and lct can change their own passwords and the passwords of users with lower permissions on NEs developed based on the OSP02 platform, such as BWS 1600G. Therefore, for LCT users: 1. They must log in to NEs as the lct user from the Web LCT. 2. They need to change the password of the lct user in the user management window. 3. They can create users with lower permissions as the lct user, and set or change the passwords of these users. Suggestion and conclusion: None

How to Change the Password of root User in FusionStorage
Use PuTTY to log in to FusionStorage Manager. Ensure that the management IP address and username dsware are used to establish the connection. Run the following command to disable logout on timeout: TMOUT=0 Run the following command and enter the password of user root to switch to user root: su - root Run the following command to change the password for user root: passwd Enter a new password and press Enter. The password must comply with the following rules: Parameter Description Example Value Password The password is a string of at least eight characters. The password must contain the following combinations: Lowercase letters Uppercase letters Digits Special characters: spaces and `~!@#$%^&*()-_=+\|[{}];:'",<.>/? The password cannot be the username or the username in reverse order. UVP_2012lab Enter the new password again and press Enter. The password is changed if the following information is displayed: Password changed.

Password of user root
The default password of user root is Huawei12#$. The default password of user root for servers of earlier versions may be root.

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