How to create a new admin user in SLMS or reset a lost admin password

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Environment

SUSE Lifecycle Management Server 1.2

Situation

The password for the the admin user in Suse Linux Management Server is unknown.

Resolution

You must know the root password and then login to the server console as root.
Then run "slms-admin-ui-user --create"  This will let you create a new admin user.  You can then login to the web interface with the new user and then click on the "Users" link in the top right and then modify the original admin user and change the password.

Disclaimer

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  • Document ID:7010283
  • Creation Date: 08-Mar-2012
  • Modified Date:03-Mar-2020
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