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Getting Started with Cubieboard by Olliver M. Schinagl

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Changing passwords

To change passwords, the passwd command can be used. When executed without a parameter, the current user's password can be changed by supplying both the old and the new password. The root user can change any user's password by supplying that as the first parameter to passwd, as follows:

packt@PacktPublishing:~$ passwd
Changing password for packt.
(current) UNIX password:
Enter new UNIX password:
Retype new UNIX password:

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