While Trying to Change Password User Gets Error "You must wait longer to change your password". (Doc ID 2232055.1)

Last updated on FEBRUARY 09, 2017

Applies to:

Linux OS - Version Oracle Linux 5.5 with Unbreakable Enterprise Kernel [2.6.32] and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

When a (non-root) user is trying to change password, he gets following error:

 

Changes

 A new user was created and assigned a password. She logged in and tried to change the password, but got the error mentioned above.

Cause

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