|Re: Asking about how to create / change password [message #42932 is a reply to message #41446]
||Mon, 20 June 2011 16:13
Registered: August 2009
or you can use vzctl special option. keep in mind that vzctl exec requires that container is started, while --userpassw does not.|
vzctl set [xxx] --userpasswd [username]:[password]
from the manual
Sets password for the given user in a container, creating the user if it does not exists. Note that this option is not saved in
configuration file at all (so --save flag is useless), it is applied to the container (by modifying its /etc/passwd and
In case container root filesystem is not mounted, it is automatically mounted, then all the appropriate file changes are applied,
then it is unmounted.
Note that container should be created before using this option.