Piping a password to passwd

Archaic archaic at linuxfromscratch.org
Tue Jan 25 06:28:55 PST 2005

On Tue, Jan 25, 2005 at 07:50:40AM -0500, Jeremy Huntwork wrote:
> Use expect. Of course, that's assuming you've got expect built from Chapter
> 5 and that you've got devpts mounted.

Total overkill. ;)

echo "username:password" |chpasswd


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