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DPASSWD(8)                  System Manager's Manual                 DPASSWD(8)



NAME
       dpasswd - change dialup password

SYNOPSIS
       dpasswd [(-af|-d)] shell

DESCRIPTION
       dpasswd  adds,  deletes,  and  updates  dialup passwords for user login
       shells.  The dialup password is prompted for after  a  user's  password
       has  been  authenticated  whenever the user logs in over a dialup line.
       dpasswd will prompt for the new password twice to insure  it  has  been
       entered correctly.

       The shell argument must be the complete pathname of the login program.

FILES
       /etc/d_passwd
       /etc/dialups

SEE ALSO
       login(1)

AUTHOR
       Julianne Frances Haugh (jockgrrlATix.com)



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