[CentOS] Checking if a user is 'Disabled'
R P Herrold
herrold at centos.org
Tue Oct 28 14:39:50 UTC 2008
On Tue, 28 Oct 2008, Tom Brown wrote:
> I need to create some local users but then 'disable' that user. I know i can
> enable and disable the user by using usermod -L and -U but does anyone know
> if there is a way for me to see the current status of the user? ie locked or
[herrold at mailhub ~]$ sudo passwd -l archive
Locking password for user archive.
[herrold at mailhub ~]$ sudo passwd -S archive
archive LK 2008-07-15 0 99999 7 -1 (Password locked.)
[herrold at mailhub ~]$
see also: man chage
-- Russ herrold
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