VPLEX: How to change the service user password

           

   Article Number:     513974                                   Article Version: 4     Article Type:    How To 
   

 


Product:

 

VPLEX Metro,VPLEX Local,VPLEX VS2,VPLEX VS6

 

Instructions:

 

 

If you are asked to change the service user password, proceed as follows:   
   
    login as: service   
    Using keyboard-interactive authentication.   
    Password:   
    Your password will expire in 6 days.   
    Last login: Wed Oct 25 19:44:44 2017 from X.X.X.X   
   
    service@name:~> vplexcli   
    Trying ::1...   
    Connected to localhost.   
    Escape character is '^]'.   
   
    VPlexcli:/>user passwd -u service   
   
    Enter old password for service:   
   
    Enter new password for service:   
   
    Confirm password for service:   
   
    VPlexcli:/>   
        

      Do not forget to inform Dell EMC about your changes as this has to be changed in the Support Database also !   

   
   
   
   
   
                                                                                                                                

 

 

Notes:

 

 

More information are found in the "VPLEX Security Configuration Guide"   
    VPLEX_GeoSynchrony_Security_Configuration_Guide.pdf