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OL:7 Normal User Could Not Change Password (Doc ID 2236295.1)

Last updated on AUGUST 04, 2018

Applies to:

Linux OS - Version Oracle Linux 7.0 and later
Linux x86-64


The passwd utility is asking for the current user password first, but the user was expecting to enter the new password, so it fails with



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