On Thu, 2014-02-20 at 11:29 +0100, Jan Pazdziora wrote: > On Tue, Feb 18, 2014 at 04:44:30PM -0500, Dmitri Pal wrote: > > On 02/17/2014 10:51 PM, barry...@gmail.com wrote: > > >Is it possible to set allow password to send to user after user request. > > > > > >I used one of the self password service pwm but it seem it is not > > >compatible to retriveal of password > > >using cert request / Answer and questions retrieval > > > > Passwords can't be sent to the user. You can using administrative > > account set a new password (i.e. do an admin reset) and send it to > > the user but then user will be asked to change it on the first > > authentication. > > Since I've heard the requirement for no password change forced on user > upon their first login from multiple sides, I wonder if the current > behaviour stems from some technical reason or if it's just a security > approach which the FreeIPA admins should be able to override.
It is a security measure, and also quite easy to work around. Working it around is left as an exercise to the reader. Simo. -- Simo Sorce * Red Hat, Inc * New York _______________________________________________ Freeipa-users mailing list Freeipafirstname.lastname@example.org https://www.redhat.com/mailman/listinfo/freeipa-users