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System Platform Password Attempts Reset


System Platform may not need it’s password reset or you have reset it but still access then try this; Run the following command pam_tally –user admin –reset Run the command “ssh cdom.vsp” Run the command : pam_tally –user admin –reset Type “exit” which returns to Dom0 Run the following commands : service ldap restart service […]

Reset the System Platform (cdom) Password


This is a great bit of work from a good friend and colleague of mine on how to reset the System Platform (cdom admin password) there is an issue with it in releases prior to 6.0.3.3.3 but the fix didn’t work on this occasion so we reset the password manually. [root@company-dom0-2 ~]# grep ^rootdn /etc/openldap/slapd.conf […]

IPSI Sanity Errors Gotcha


Had bit of a gotcha moment which caught me out and took a little longer than I would have liked to resolve. The customer was experiencing the whole port network reset but from the logs we were seeing sanity errors, they investigated the network and found nothing. I replaced the IPSI board, cable and adapter […]

Reset Weblm Password


Reset weblm password on AES, Create staging area and extract original .war file: mkdir /tmp/WebLMwar cp /usr/share/tomcat-5.5.9/webapps/WebLM.war /tmp/WebLMwar/ cd /tmp/WebLMwar/ jar xvf WebLM.war Verify and backup old User.xml cat /usr/share/tomcat-5.5.9/webapps/WebLM/admin/Users.xml cp /usr/share/tomcat-5.5.9/webapps/WebLM/admin/Users.xml /tmp/WebLMwar/Users.xml.bkup cp /usr/share/tomcat-5.5.9/webapps/WebLM/admin/Users.xml /usr/share/tomcat-5.5.9/webapps/WebLM/admin/Users.xml.bkup verify new file: cat admin/Users.xml Overwrite, verify, and change permission old/new file: cp admin/Users.xml /usr/share/tomcat-5.5.9/webapps/WebLM/admin/Users.xml cat /usr/share/tomcat-5.5.9/webapps/WebLM/admin/Users.xml chmod 666 […]

System Manager Resetting The Password


Log in via putty to system manager¬†using admin/admin (default) [admin@SMGR-01 account]# su – root enter the root password (default root/root01) [root@SMGR-01 ~]# groupadd -g 600 securityadmin [root@SMGR-01 ~]# groups admin admin : admin [root@SMGR-01 ~]# usermod -aG securityadmin admin [root@SMGR-01 ~]# groups admin admin : admin securityadmin [root@SMGR-01 ~]# In your web browser enter the […]