Error occurred updating password database aix
I'm working on db2 v8.1 fixpak 9a on linux kernel 2.4.The server i'm working on is not accessible directly i've to ssh it from another server to access it.Don spaulding Continued at Problem with accessing my 2nd...I'm trying to change the helo sent from one of my sendmail servers.
For information about this error, please refer to SAP knowledge Base Article 2054721 on the SAP Support portal.
I can create the user mkdir and chown but can't can't change the password. Thanks Dave Lacking further information about the system i can only guess: 1st possibility: you have simply written the username wrong in some way.
Find out by exploring the file /etc/passwd and see if you can find the name there and how it is written exactly (maybe you have made a typing error while creating the user?
Cause Corruption with user password history file occurs due to various reasons and causes users and administrators not to allow a change to user passwords.
pwdhist File Purpose Contains password history information.The encrypted password is the size of the PW_CRYPTLEN value.