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authorChen Qi <>2013-12-10 17:40:37 +0800
committerRichard Purdie <>2013-12-14 09:16:38 +0000
commit36fe775672d66e3d83575eb532eb6ab5109343b4 (patch)
treeec4bd32972d3df2f5d68f1f3300eae8a2c6da8c5 /meta-skeleton
parentc38fee231b42b9123dd1fd102235eac6240ba4c8 (diff)
useradd-example: add example for setting clear text password
Use '-P' option for user3 to set a clear text password. This is supposed to serve as an example of how to set clear text password in recipes. (From OE-Core rev: 6f47698e1ef8103cade8b954825848bb8986158c) Signed-off-by: Chen Qi <> Signed-off-by: Saul Wold <> Signed-off-by: Richard Purdie <>
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1 files changed, 2 insertions, 1 deletions
diff --git a/meta-skeleton/recipes-skeleton/useradd/ b/meta-skeleton/recipes-skeleton/useradd/
index 53d2340..2f8d9b0 100644
--- a/meta-skeleton/recipes-skeleton/useradd/
+++ b/meta-skeleton/recipes-skeleton/useradd/
@@ -32,7 +32,8 @@ USERADD_PACKAGES = "${PN} ${PN}-user3"
USERADD_PARAM_${PN} = "-u 1200 -d /home/user1 -r -s /bin/bash user1; -u 1201 -d /home/user2 -r -s /bin/bash user2"
# user3 will be managed in the useradd-example-user3 pacakge:
-USERADD_PARAM_${PN}-user3 = "-u 1202 -d /home/user3 -r -s /bin/bash user3"
+# As an example, we use the -P option to set clear text password for user3
+USERADD_PARAM_${PN}-user3 = "-u 1202 -d /home/user3 -r -s /bin/bash -P 'user3' user3"
# GROUPADD_PARAM works the same way, which you set to the options
# you'd normally pass to the groupadd command. This will create
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