Sun SPARC Enterprise M3000/M4000/M5000/M8000/M9000 - Cannot Change Password for a user on XSCF and 'password: Operation failed' is displayed (Doc ID 1546140.1)

Last updated on JULY 01, 2016

Applies to:

Sun SPARC Enterprise M8000 Server - Version All Versions to All Versions [Release All Releases]
Sun SPARC Enterprise M5000 Server - Version All Versions to All Versions [Release All Releases]
Sun SPARC Enterprise M4000 Server - Version All Versions to All Versions [Release All Releases]
Sun SPARC Enterprise M3000 Server - Version All Versions to All Versions [Release All Releases]
Sun SPARC Enterprise M9000-64 Server - Version All Versions to All Versions [Release All Releases]
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

SPARC Enterprise M8000, unable to change the password for the user account on the XSCF and no valid useful or detailed message is displayed

 

Example -

XSCF> password
Changing password for <user name>
(current) XSCF password:
New XSCF password:
Retype new XSCF password:
password: Operation failed

Cause

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