sgepasswd - Modify the Sun Grid Engine password file of Sun
sgepasswd [[ -D domain ] -d user ]
sgepasswd [ -D domain ] [ user ]
sgepasswd modifies the Sun Grid Engine password file
This file contains a list of usernames and their windows
password in encrypted form. sge_execd(8) and sge_shepherd(8)
on hosts running Microsoft Windows as operating systems use
this information to start jobs for a certain user.
Each user can use the sgepasswd application to add a new
entry for the own user account. It is also possible to
change the stored password with sgepasswd as far as the user
knows the old one.
The root user additionally has the permission to change the
password entries for other user accounts. Root can also
delete existing entries.
The sgepasswd binary is only available on non-Windows hosts.
Per default sgepasswd will add/modify the current Unix
username without domain specification. This switch can
be used to add a domain specification in front of the
current user name. Consult your Microsoft Windows docu-
mentation to get more information about domain users.
Only root can use this parameter to delete entries from
the sgepasswd(5) file.
Prints a listing of all options.
SGE_CERTFILE Specifies the location of public key file.
Per default sgepasswd will use the file
SGE_KEYFILE If set, specifies the location of the private
key file. Default is
SGE_RANDFILE If set, specifies the location of the seed
used to create encrypted versions of user
passwords. Default is
See sge_intro(1) for a full statement of rights and permis-
Man(1) output converted with