Technical Documentation

Example: Configuring a Plain-Text Password for Root Logins

The following example shows how to set a plain-text password for root logins:

[edit]user@host# set system root-authentication plain-text-passwordNew password: type root passwordRetype new password: retype root password[edit]user@host# showsystem {root-authentication {encrypted-password "$1$14c5.$sBopasddsdfs0";}}

Published: 2010-04-26