by default, the eoss user password on the eOMC is valid for 3 months, if not changed within this time SSH login will not be possible any longer and standard procedure will not apply
Standard procedure can be summarized in the foloowing lines:
This section describes how to reset the password of the admin user.
The eOMC910 has been installed.
> su - root
# cd /opt/eOmcHome/tools
# ./eomctool resetadminpwd
The password is reset successfully if the following message is displayed.
Reset admin password success
After the password is reset, the system asks you to change the initial password upon your first login to the client.
no alarm is issued for eOMC910 versions earlier than V100R003C00SPC300, starting this version the admin password expiry is notified via alarm
Connect to the eOMC hardware with keyboard, mouse and monitor and login as root ( default credentials are found in the product document)
password expiry is not notified, versions before V100R003C00SPC300
Run the following command in the terminal:
chage -l eoss to check the validity of the current password for the eoss user
passwd eoss to change the password
date to check the current system time
chage -d YYYY-MM-DD to set new validity for the password, early expiry can be prevented this way