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OceanStor 9000 V5 7.0 Command Reference 03

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change system root_password

change system root_password


The change system root_password command is used to change the password of user root on a node.


change system root_password < node_id >





node_id Node ID.

The value can only contain 1 to 127 digits.

You can press "Ctrl+A" to view the available values of "node_id".

old password Password of user root.

Password of user root.

new password New password of user root.

The value contains 8 to 16 letters and must contain special characters and any two character types of digits, uppercase, and lowercase characters. The value must be different from the user name or mirror writing of the user name. The password cannot be the same as the last five passwords set previously. The password can contain special characters that do not need to be escaped. Special characters include `~!@#$%^&*()-_=+|[{}];:'\",<.>/? and spaces.


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Usage Guidelines

Run the change system root_password <node_id> command to change the password of user root on a specified node.


Change the password of user root on a node.

admin:/>change system root_password 7175
Please enter your old password::*************
Please enter your new password:*************
Please enter your new password again:*************
WARNING: You are about to change account root's password of the operating system node. The new password will take effect upon the next login.
Have you read warning message carefully?(y/n)y
Are you sure you want to perform the operation?(y/n)y
Command executed successfully.

System Response


Updated: 2019-05-07

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